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How to identify counterfeit Bayer Frontline

Bayer: Frontline

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Edited: Jul 14, 2014

Product Information:

How to determine if you have legitimate Frontline products:

If there is a sticker on the outside of the retail carton with information such as the EPA registration number and/or the animal body weight for the product, then it is not EPA-registered Frontline product. Legitimate products do not have these stickers.

The lot number on the retail carton should match the lot number on the applicator package insert and/or the individual applicator.

The instruction leaflet should be included. It provides the following information: first aid statements, including emergency telephone numbers; precautionary statements for humans and pets; directions for use; frequency of use; and storage and disposal statements.

The product should be packaged in child-resistant packaging. The directions for opening the child-resistant package contain illustrations that actually look like the applicator package insert. The directions include "To Remove Applicator: Use scissors or lift and remove plastic tab to expose foil, then pull down."

The individual applicator should have a label that includes the:

Registrant's name (Merial), and the product name;
EPA registration number the net contents in fluid ounces (fl. oz., not metric measure, i.e., ml);
Percentage (%) of active ingredients. (Fipronil for Frontline Top Spot products, and Fipronil and (S)-methoprene for Frontline Plus products);
Animal on which the product is to be used;
Statements: "CAUTION, Keep out of reach of children," and "See full label for additional directions."

All text is in English. 

 


Fakes Reported By Our Users:

Our users have not reported any counterfeit products

Warnings / Hazards:

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Recommended Action:

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Recent News:

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Contact the Company:
Company:

City:
Shawnee Mission, KS 66201

Country:
United States

Phone:
(800) 255-6517

email:
not provided  

 
Product Information:
Manufacturer:
Bayer 

Model Name:
Frontline 

Model Number:
 
How to Identify a Fake Product :
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real

Note the notch between the individual applicator packages, which is missing on counterfeit products.

All text should be in English ONLY.


 
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fake

The fake product does not have notches between the individual packages.


 
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real

The real product applicator package insert should look like this sample.


 
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fake

Note the applicator differences in the unregistered product.


 


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