Drug Information

Acepromazine

General Description : Acepromazine is commonly used in dogs and cats as a sedative and as a pre-anesthetic agent. It may be used to prevent vomiting, alleviate various behavior issues, reduce itching and more. This medication should only be given to the pet which it was prescribed. Acepromazine is available in 5 mg, 10 mg […]

Alprazolam

General Description : Alprazolam is an oral benzodiazepine tranquilizer used in dogs and cats for the treatment of various behavior disorders, especially anxiety problems. It is also used as a sedative, helps suppress seizure activity and is useful as a muscle relaxant. Best results are achieved with most behavior drugs by simultaneous use of behavior […]

Aluminum hydroxide

General Description: Oral antacids have been prescribed to your pet to neutralize excess acid in the stomach. This may be useful if your pet has an inflamed esophagus or stomach, to prevent stomach ulcerations or if your pet has kidney failure, they may be used to decrease the amount of phosphate in the blood. Many […]

Amantadine

General Description : Amantadine has been prescribed for your pet as an antiviral agent or to relieve pain (ex. arthritis, post-declaw surgery, cancer pain, chronic pain). It may be used in combination with other pain relievers for optimum benefit. Amantadine is available as 100 mg tablets and as an oral solution. What is this drug? […]

Amitraz Collar

General Description: An effective tick collar that kills and detaches ticks for up to 3 months. Helps protects dogs over 12 weeks of age from Lyme disease and many other tick-borne diseases. Amitraz’ activity starts within 24 hours and continues for 90 days and is not affected by rainfall. Available in 2 sizes (18 inches […]

Amitraz Dip

General Description : Amitraz dip is a topical solution applied to your dog’s coat to treat mange (usually Demodex). Mix the dip according to directions and be sure to use a fresh mixture with each treatment. Follow your veterinarian’s directions to achieve the best results. Do not rinse off Amitraz dip and allow your pet […]

Amitriptyline Hydrochloride

General Description: Amitriptylline hydrochloride is a tricyclic antidepressant used to control various behavior problems in dogs and cats. It may also be used to control some types of pain as well as severe itching. Best results are achieved with most behavior drugs by simultaneous use of behavior modification training. Amitryptilline is available as an oral […]

Amlodipine besylate

General Description: Amlodopine besylate is a calcium channel blocking agent used to manage high blood pressure in dogs and cats. This product may be given once a day (usually) with or without food. Your veterinarian will want to recheck your pet periodically to ensure this medication is achieving the desired result. What is this drug? […]

Amoxicillin

General Description: A broad-spectrum antibiotic commonly used to treat many bacterial infections in dogs and cats (ex. bite wounds, dental infections, respiratory tract, gastrointestinal and urinary tract infections). Amoxicillin is available as tablets or as an oral suspension. What is this drug? A broad spectrum, synthetic member of the penicillin class; an antibiotic Usually given […]

Amoxicillin-Clavulanic Acid

General Description : A broad spectrum antibiotic used to treat many infections in dogs and cats. The combination of amoxicillin and clavulanic acid increases its effectiveness against many types of bacteria and is often used in skin and soft tissue infections as well as upper respiratory, bladder and dental infections (dogs). Amoxicillin-clavulanic acid is available […]