Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Siphonapteridosis

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2900
Disease due to  flea bites, Table 1 (page 1310–1313).
Siphonapteridosis, Table 1

Fleas and control measurements

Parasite

Host

Vector for

Symptoms

Country

Therapy

Products

Application

Compounds

Ctenocephalides canis (Dog flea)

Dog, Cat (fleas in general not very host-specific)

Dipylidium caninum, Dipetalonema reconditum, Bartonellosis (Cat scratch fever)

Blood loss, local skin reaction, strong itching, flea allergic dermatitis

Worldwide

Advantage (Bayer)

Spot on

Imidacloprid

Performer Flea and Tick Collar (Performer)

collar

Naled

Adams Flea and Tick Dip (Pfizer)

Dip

Chlorpyrifos

Duocide Flea and Tick Collar (Allerderm/Virbac)

Collar

Chlorpyrifos

Cyflee (Boehringer Ingelheim)

Oral

Cythioate

Escort (Schering-Plough)

Collar

Diazinon

Tiguvon (Bayer)

Spot on

Fenthion

Mycodex Pet Shampoo, Carbaryl (Pfizer)

Shampoo

Carbaryl

Cap Star (Novartis)

Oral

Nitenpyram

Frontline Top Spot (Merial)

Spot on

Fipronil

Kiltix (Bayer)

Collar

Flumethrin + Propoxur

Zodiac Duo-OpTM (Exil)

Spray

Pyrethrin +...

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