NexGard is a medicine used to treat infestations with fleas and ticks, as well as demodectic and sarcoptic mange (skin infestations caused by two different types of mites) in dogs. It may be used as part of the management of flea allergy dermatitis (an allergic reaction to flea bites).
NexGard contains the active substance afoxolaner.
NexGard : EPAR - Medicine overview (PDF/77.57 KB) (updated)
First published: 27/03/2013
Last updated: 10/12/2018
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08/10/2018 NexGard - EMEA/V/C/002729 - WS/1338/G
- Annex I - Summary of product characteristics
- Annex IIA - Manufacturing-authorisation holder responsible for batch release
- Annex IIB - Conditions of the marketing authorisation
- Annex IIIA - Labelling
- Annex IIIB - Package leaflet
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Treatment of flea (Ctenocephalides felis and C. canis) infestations. The product can be used as part of a treatment strategy for the control of flea allergy dermatitis (FAD).
Treatment of tick (Dermacentor reticulatus, Ixodes ricinus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus) infestations.
Treatment of demodicosis (caused by Demodex canis).
Treatment of sarcoptic mange (caused by Sarcoptes scabiei var. canis).