Part 3: How to treat and prevent heartworms

Part 3: How to treat and prevent heartworms

Aug 31, 2018 by Dr Katie McConnell

          Part 3 of this series will discuss treatment and prevention of heartworm infection.  There is one main method of treatment used today. It is a medication called Melarsomine and is used for adulticide treatment.  Adulticide heartworm treatment refers to the process of killing the adult heartworms inside of the body. It is a multi-staged process that can differ mildly between veterinary practices and eve...

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