Cheristin for Cats (Spinetoram) is a topical flea treatment designed specifically for cats. While monthly application is recommended, Cheristin’s long lasting formula protects against fleas through 6 weeks and is applied using a rounded tip applicator for comfortable, easy application. Cheristin comes in one dose size for all cats and kittens (1.8 lbs and greater or 8 weeks of age and older), making it great for families with multiple cats. Cheristin is available without a prescription.
-It’s a Cat Thing
o Designed just for cats
o Non-greasy, quick-drying, and fragrance-free
o Protects against fleas through 6 weeks
o Starts killing fleas in 30 minutes
o Starts working faster than Frontline Plus and Advantage II3
o Kills 98-100% of fleas in 12 hours in a controlled study
o Rounded-tip applicator is gentle on cats
o Topical medication applied to the skin
-One Size Fits All Cats and Kittens
o One dose size for all cats and kittens*
o Great for multi-cat families
Monthly application is recommended. Elanco Animal Health. Data on file. 3Based on Study Data: Paarlberg et al. Parasites & Vectors (2017) 10:59; DOI 10.1186/s13071-017-1996-9; “Effectiveness and residual speed of flea kill of a novel spot on formulation of spinetoram (Cheristin) for cats” *Low-volume dose is one-size-fits-all for cats or kittens 8 weeks of age and older that weigh 1.8 pounds or greater.
Important Safety Information
*Cheristin is for use in cats and kittens 8 weeks of age or older and weighing 1.8 lbs or more. Always read, understand, and follow the label and use directions.
How to Apply Cheristin
1. Hold the applicator tube upright and press cap down until it clicks, indicating the tube has been punctured.
2. Remove the cap and make sure there is an opening at the tip of the tube.
3. Part the hair on your cat’s neck at the base of the head until skin is visible.
4. Place the tip of the tube directly above the skin and squeeze 2-4 times to dispense the contents directly on the skin.
Other Application Tips
-Do not use more than a single dose per month on an individual cat.
-For best results, apply at the base of the head, not between shoulder blades.
-Avoid getting Cheristin in your pet’s eyes or mouth.
-Do not allow your cat to ingest Cheristin.
Topical flea treatment and prevention designed just for cats
Long-lasting treatment protects against fleas through 6 weeks
One-size-fits-all for all cats and kittens over 1.8 lbs and 8 weeks old
Twist-to-use applicator for clean, easy application
Starts killing fleas in only 30 minutes and kills 98-100% of fleas in 12 hours in a controlled study