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Although epilepsy is not listed as a contraindication for this drug, I do recommend that you use with caution in pets that have a history of seizures. Especially if you have already seen one episode of a minor seizure since starting the drug, you should probably discuss this with the veterinarian who treats the seizures as there are other options available. In tests for safety on Simparica, seizure like activity was not seen in patients receiving less than three-times the recommended dose and even then, neurologic signs were very rare.
John Smith, DVMVeterinarian
Dr. John Smith is a graduate of LSU, Class of 1998. He has over 10 years of experience...
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