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Product information

Invented name: BROADLINE   
Auth. number : EU/2/13/157
Active substance : Fipronil/ S-methoprene/ Eprinomectin/ Praziquantel
ATC: Anatomical main group: QP - Antiparasitic products, insecticides and repellents
Therapeutic subgroup: QP54 - Endectocides
Pharmacological subgroup: QP54A - Macrocyclic lactones
Chemical subgroup: QP54AA - Avermectins
Chemical substance: QP54AA54 - eprinomectin, combinations
(See WHO ATCvet Index)
Indication: For cats with, or at risk from mixed infestations by cestodes, nematodes and ectoparasites. The veterinary medicinal product is exclusively indicated when all three groups are targeted at the same time.

- Treatment and prevention of infestations by fleas (Ctenocephalides felis). Elimination of fleas within 24 hours. One treatment prevents further infestations for at least one month.
- Prevention of environmental flea contamination by inhibiting the development of flea immature stages (eggs, larvae and pupae) for over a month.
- The product can be used as part of a treatment strategy for the control of flea allergy dermatitis (FAD).
- Treatment and prevention of infestations by ticks (Ixodes ricinus). Elimination of ticks within 48 hours. One treatment prevents further infestations for up to 3 weeks.
- Treatment of notoedric mange (Notoedres cati).

- Treatment of infestations with tapeworms (Dipylidium caninum, Taenia taeniaeformis, Echinococcus multilocularis).

- Treatment of infestations with gastrointestinal nematodes (L3, L4 larvae and adults of Toxocara cati, L4 larvae and adults of Ancylostoma tubaeforme, and adult forms of Toxascaris leonina and Ancylostoma brazilienze).
- Treatment of infestations with feline lungworm (L3 larvae, L4 larvae and adults of Aelurostrongylus abstrusus).
- Treatment of infestations with vesical worms (Capillaria plica).
- Prevention of heartworm disease (Dirofilaria immitis larvae) for one month.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Merial
29 avenue Tony Garnier, 69007 Lyon, France
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
6/12/2013 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/V/C/2700 (2013)8901 of 4/12/2013
15/04/2015 Centralised - 2-Monthly update EMEA/V/C/2700/II/1 (2015)2527 of 13/04/2015
20/11/2015 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/2700/IA/9
Updated with Decision(2016)7876 of 29/11/2016
5/08/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/2700/IB/12/G
Updated with Decision(2016)7876 of 29/11/2016
1/12/2016 Centralised - Yearly update (2016)7876 of 29/11/2016
8/12/2016 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/2700/II/11
Updated with Decision(2017)4194 of 13/06/2017
9/06/2017 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/2700/IB/16/G
15/06/2017 Centralised - 2-Monthly update EMEA/V/C/2700/II/13 (2017)4194 of 13/06/2017