In a perfect world, one product would protect dogs against all pests. And it would not only kill these parasites but also inhibit biting and sucking. Advantix is a highly effective parasiticide against the most common and important external parasites. It also repels ticks, sand flies, mosquitoes and stable flies before they can bite and suck blood, Advantix reduces the risk of parasite-transmitted diseases and the stress for the pet and Advantix has been developed specifically for dogs.
Advantix (imidacloprid + permethrin) is a convenient, once-a-month flea, tick, and mosquito control for dogs and puppies seven weeks of age and older. Advantix stops biting fleas within three to five minutes and repels and kills ticks and mosquitoes. Imidacloprid, one of the active ingredients in Advantix, also kills 98 - 100 percent of fleas within 12 hours.