Revolution Plus for Kittens and Small Cats 2.8-5.5lbs (1.25-2.5Kg) Yellow
- Revolution Plus FAQ
Treatment ForFlea, Tick, Heartworm, Intestinal Worms
Health BenefitsExternal & Internal Parasite Protection
Product TypeTopical (liquid)
Parasites Coveredfleas, Ticks, Heartworms, Roundworms, Hookworms, Ear Mites
Protects ForOne month
Recommended For8 weeks and older kittens, weighing 2.8 lbs or more
Key IngredientsSelamectin, Sarolaner
Revolution Plus Yellow for Kittens and Small Cats 2.8-5.5 lbs (1.25-2.5 Kg)
Revolution Plus Yellow for Kittens and Small Cats is a 6 in 1 broad-spectrum monthly topical solution that provide inside-out protection from pesky parasites. It is indicated for the prevention and control of flea and tick infestations, prevention of heartworm disease and the treatment and control of roundworms, hookworms and ear mites. This Revolution Plus Yellow pack is specifically designed for kittens and small cats weighing between 2.8-5.5 lbs and is available in 3, 6 and 12 dose pack sizes. A single dose of this spot-on solution will protect your cat against the pesky parasites for a full month and is safe to be used in kittens and cats from 8 weeks of age and weighing 2.8 lbs or greater.
Revolution Plus for Cats and Kittens - Flea, Tick, Worm and Heartworm Control Treatment
- Revolution Plus starts killing fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) within 6 hours, before they can lay eggs.
- A single dose of Revolution Plus treats and controls infestation caused by various ticks that includes Black-legged ticks (Ixodes scapularis), Gulf-coast ticks (Amblyomma maculatum), American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis).
- Provides dual action against fleas by combining the two powerful ingredients; sarolaner and selamectin
- Treats and controls roundworm (Toxocaracati) and hookworm (Ancyclostomatubaeformae) infestation.
- Reduce signs of flea allergy dermatitis FAD
- Relieves your cat from the trouble caused by ear mites and biting lice (Felicolasubrostratus)
- Prevents heartworm infections by eliminating the tissue stage of heartworm (Dirofilariaimmitis) larvae
- It is safe to use on cats and kittens over 8 weeks of age and it can be used on both indoor and outdoor cats.
Revolution Plus Small Cats and Kittens Ingredients
Revolution Plus is a 6 in one broad-spectrum internal and external parasite treatment formulated with the combination of two active ingredients; Selamectin and Sarolaner.
Selamectin: paralyzes and kills parasites by interrupting the neurotransmission. Furthermore, it hinders the nerve cell activity in arthropods, which then causes paralysis and eventually death.
Sarolaner: Eradicates insects and blocks GABA and glutamate-receptors chloride channels in the nervous system of the parasites and acarines.
- Select the appropriate Revolution Plus pack as per your cat’s weight
- Gently break off the seal of the tube by pressing the cap
- Part the fur on the back of the cat’s neck until the skin is visible
- Place the Revolution Plus topical solution on a spot, and press it gently until the content is empty
- Ensure your cat does not lick the treated area
- Keep out of the reach of the children.
- Do not use on kittens below 8 weeks of age.
- Store it in a cool and dry place.
- Do not use on sick, debilitated or underweight cats.
- Use with caution in cats with a history of neurologic disorders as Sarolaner has been associated with adverse reactions such as tremors, ataxia, and seizures in such pets.
Revolution Plus: Key Takeaways
- Highly effective treatment for killing fleas
- Prevents heartworm infection
- Erases ticks efficiently
- Treats and prevents intestinal worms
- Eliminates ear mites and chewing lice
- Prevents future flea infestations
- Long-lasting treatment that is easy to apply
What is Revolution Plus?
Revolution Plus is a broad-spectrum parasitic treatment for cats. It is a topical solution that provides protection against fleas, ticks, ear mites, roundworms, hookworms, and heartworm disease.
How does Revolution Plus work?
Revolution Plus contains two active ingredients: selamectin and sarolaner. Selamectin targets and eliminates fleas, ticks, ear mites, and certain intestinal parasites. Sarolaner specifically targets and eliminates fleas and ticks. Together, these ingredients provide comprehensive protection against a wide range of parasites.
What parasites do Revolution Plus for Cats protects against?
Revolution Plus provides broad spectrum protection against fleas (ctenocephalides felis), ticks (black-legged tick, Gulf Coast tick, American dog tick) and mites (otodectes cynotis). Furthermore, it also treats and controls intestinal worms such as roundworms and hookworms and prevents heartworm disease in cats and kittens for one month.
Is Revolution Plus safe for my cat?
When used as directed Revolution Plus is safe for cats and kittens 8 weeks of age and older, weighing 2.8 lbs or more. However, it is always recommended to consult with your veterinarian before starting any new medication. They can evaluate your cat's health and provide personalized advice based on their specific needs.
How often should I apply Revolution Plus?
Revolution Plus should be applied once a month for continuous protection against parasites. It is important to follow the recommended dosage and application instructions provided by your veterinarian.
When should cats be bathed as it relates to the use of Revolution Plus?
There have been no studies conducted to specifically evaluate the effect of bathing after treatment with Revolution Plus. On this basis, it would be advisable to bathe the animal first and then allow enough time for the skin to dry prior to dosing.
Can Revolution Plus be used alongside other medications?
Yes, based on the package leaflet information, Revolution Plus can be used alongside other medications, including vaccines, anthelmintics, antibacterials, sedatives, anesthetics, analgesics, corticosteroids, and anti-inflammatories. In the mentioned field studies, no adverse reactions were observed when Revolution Plus was used concurrently with these medications. However, it's still recommended to consult with your veterinarian to ensure the safety and effectiveness of combining medications for your specific cat.
Can Revolution Plus be used on cats with sensitive skin?
Revolution Plus is generally well-tolerated by cats, including those with sensitive skin. However, if you notice any unusual skin reactions or irritations, it is important to contact your veterinarian for further guidance.
Can Revolution Plus be used on pregnant or nursing cats?
The safe use of Revolution Plus has not been established in breeding, pregnant or lactating cats. It is always recommended to consult with your veterinarian before using any medication during pregnancy or while nursing.
What is the difference between Revolution and Revolution Plus?
Revolution and Revolution Plus are similar in that they are both topical parasitic treatments for cats. However, Revolution Plus offers broader protection against parasites, including fleas, ticks, ear mites, roundworms, hookworms, and heartworms (immature), whereas Revolution primarily targets fleas, ear mites, and protects against heartworm disease.
Do I need to heartworm test my cat before starting Revolution Plus?
The pets above six (6) months of age and not on a current heartworm prevention program must be tested for existing heartworm infection prior to administering Revolution Plus for heartworm disease prevention. Please contact your veterinarian for heartworm test and keep your cat up to date with heartworm prevention.
Why should I upgrade to Revolution Plus from Revolution for my cat?
Revolution Plus offers broader protection against fleas, ticks (including Gulf Coast tick), ear mites, roundworms, hookworms, and heartworm disease compared to Revolution, making it a more comprehensive choice for your cat's parasite prevention needs. However, it's important to consult with your veterinarian before making any changes to your cat's medication. They can provide personalized advice based on your cat's specific needs and health history.
Can Revolution Plus be used on outdoor cats?
Yes, Revolution Plus is suitable for both indoor and outdoor cats. Outdoor cats are often exposed to a higher risk of parasites, such as fleas and ticks, so using Revolution Plus can help provide comprehensive protection.
Can Revolution Plus be used year-round?
Yes, Revolution Plus can be used year-round to provide continuous protection against parasites. It is especially important in areas where fleas, ticks, and other parasites are prevalent throughout the year.