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All medications to be given orally unless otherwise noted. IM = intramuscular injection; IP = intraperitoneal injection; SC = subcutaneous injection; IV = intravenous injection Drug acemannan Available Formulations Acemanan Rx Indication Dosage 2mg/kg IP or SC per week x 6 weeks 1) up to 1mg/lb, lower dosages often work well 2) 0.01 to 0.02mg/lb acetaminophen Tylenol Rx NONE

Major Prec /Notes

we do not u medication practice


PromAce Rx, 1) Sedation, car generics; sickness 10mg/ml inj., 2mg, 5mg, 10mg tablets 2) Preanesthesia

Never adm acetaminop cats! 4-8mg/kg every 8 to 12 hours 1) 140mg/kg followed by 70mg/kg q4hrs x 5 doses 2) 2% solution topically q2hr

acetazolamide acetylcysteine

Diamox 125mg, 250mg Mucomyst Rx

glaucoma 1) Tylenol toxicity 2) eye ulcers

Adequan 100mg/ml (polysulfatedglycosaminoglycan) albendazole Valbazen 113.6mg/ml suspension

arthritis, chronic cystitis

4.4mg/kg IM

usually giv weekly for then every weeks

1) coccidia 2) giardia

1) 25-50mg/kg every 12hr x 3 days 2) 25mg/kg every 12hr x 2 days


Ventolin or Proventil 2,4,5mg tablets, 2mg/5ml syrup

20-50ug/kg every 6 hrs

may use 10 for brief pe

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Amoxi-Drops. 25mg. 600mg tablet Amiglyde-V.5mg/ml oral suspension.1mg/cat every 8 to 12 hours 6.Cat Formulary .2mg . 20% powder. 125mg tabs generics Corid. generics 5mg/ml injection Centrine.VetInfo http://www.5mg/ml injection generics Mitban vomiting 10 to 30 mg/kg with meals or every 8 hrs 10-30mg/kg with meals or every 8 hrs.6% solution generics.5mg tablets 0. 0.25gm/day 1) 10 to 20mg/kg every 48hrs aspirin 1) inflammation 2) platelet inhibition some dosin schedules every 72 hr 2 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM . 81mg tablets antibiotic amoxicillin/clavulanic acid antibiotic 62. 62.6mg/kg every 12 hrs use 1/2 of dog strength (10. 50mg. 50mg/ml oral suspension Clavamox. 100mg tabs.html inhalant for aluminum carbonate gel aluminum hydroxide Basalgel 500mg capsules Amphojel 64mg/ml oral suspension.6ml per 4 gal water) 1) 5mg to 10mg/cat once daily at night 2) 1 to 2mg/kg every 12 hrs not very ef aminophylline amitraz bronchodilation demodectic mange amitriptyline Elavil.vetinfo.625mg (1 every 24hr give up to 1. cau kidney failu some patie aminopentamide 0. others. 62.5mg every 8 to 12 hours per cat ampicillin amprolium antibiotic coccidia 10mg/lb approximately 1.25mg/day necessary ammonium chloride generics urinary acidification 800mg/cat (around 1/4th tsp usually) 10mg/lb every 12 hours mix with fo amoxicillin Amoxi-Tabs. 10mg. 9.5mg. 50mg tabs 1) painful urination 2) inappropriate urination amlodipine Norvasc high blood pressure 2. 5mg/kg SC or IV amikacin Use with ca in cats. 0.

25 to to 0. usu must be formulated compound pharmacies controvers 3 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM . 10mg tablets Urecholine.5 to 1mg/cat every 7 days (intramuscular injection) 1mg/kg every 48hrs 5mg/kg daily for 3 days.5mg/kg every 4 to 6 hours only mode effective fo relief calcitriol Rocaltrol chronic renal failure 2. 25mg/ml oral suspension Solganol 50mg/ml injection 1) heart arrhythmia's 2) hypertension 6. 25mg. 5mg and 10mg tablets 1) urine marking 2) aggression 2. 250mg tablets Retrovir.VetInfo http://www. 1.5mg/cat every 12 hrs since aspir be toxic to aurothioglucose immune mediated diseases 0.VetInfo .5 to 3ng/kg every 24 hrs note that this is nanograms/kg dosage dep on calcium phosphoro levels. 1gm packets for suspension. 262mg/15ml high blood pressure Use regula strength on with cautio to salicylat buspirone Buspar.55mg/kg every 6 to 8 hrs 2) 1.25 to 5mg/cat every 8 hours 1ml/kg every 8hrs It is consid best to use 3 weeks or Benazepril bethanechol bismuth subsalicylate Lotensin. then every 2 to 3 days azathioprine Imuran.vetinfo. 50mg tablets.5mg/kg every 24 hrs 1. 5mg tablets Pepto-Bismol. 50mg tablets Zithromax. 5 and 10mg tablets 1) coughing 2) pain relief 1) 0.Cat Formulary . 10mg/ml syrup immune mediated diseases chronic upper airway disease use in cats a high risk failure azithromycin mixing par packets is acceptable measured carefully AZT Feline immunodeficiency virus 15mg/kg every 12 hr (higher dosages have been used) 0. 5mg.5 to 5mg/cat every 12 to 24 hours NOTE: ofte to the cat b attacked w used for aggression may cause increase in cat's aggre tendencies butorphanol Torbutrol.html in cardiomyopathy 2) 81mg every 48hrs atenolol Tenormin.

50mg. 2mg tablet generics.VetInfo . then every 12 hrs calcium lactate usually giv divided dos meals captopril carbenicillin carimazole Capoten. 4mg tablets Tagamet.vetinfo. available calcium varies generics dietary requirements.12 to 6.2mg/kg every 48hrs cephalexin chlorambucil chloramphenicol Keflex. 100.VetInfo http://www.25mg/cat every 8 hours antibiotic hyperthyroidism 10mg/kg every 8 hours 5mg/cat every 8 hrs first week.1 to 0. 25mg/ml oral suspension Cefa-Tabs. phosphate binder dietary requirements 60 to 100mg/kg per day 0. generic Leukeran. generics. 500mg tablet Neo-mercazole not availab United Stat available in Europe carprofen Rimadyl The formul available in should not used in cat constipation 1 to 2mg/kg /cat/day 4 to 10ml/day antibiotic antibiotic 4 to 20mg/kg every 8 hrs 22mg/kg every 12 to 24 hours cascara segrada castor oil cefaclor cefadroxil Nature's Remedy. generics. 200. 25mg tablet Geocillin. 300mg tablets antibiotic may start w every 24hr antibiotic 12. 100mg tablets generics. 100mg.html effectivene calcium carbonate Tums.5gm/cat/day 3. Cefa-Drops 50mg/ml Suprax cefixime 1) general antibiotic 2) urinary tract infections 1) 10mg/kg every 12 hrs 2) 5mg/kg every 12 to 24 hours 10 to 15mg/lb every 12 hours 0.5 to 25mg/kg every 12 hours handle cau minor expo can be toxi humans chlorothiazide chlorpheniramine maleate cimetidine diuretic antihistamine 20-40mg/kg every 12 hours 2mg/cat every 12 hours 1)10mg/kg every 8 hrs 1)ulcers 2)gastrointestinal 4 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM .2 to 0. 100% solution Ceclor. 30mg/ml oral suspension. 250mg capsules Diuril.Cat Formulary . 50mg/ml oral suspension

75.5mg/kg every 1)commonly used for 12 hrs or 11mg/kg oral infections every 24 hours 2)anaerobic infections 3) toxoplasmosis 3) 12. 0.5mg/cat once daily for 4 days.5.VetInfo . 11. 5.5 to 5mg every 12 hours cisapride Propulsid.25 to 12.5 to 5mg/cat every 8 to 12 hours available fr compound pharmacies clindamycin antibiotic.25 and 15mg tablets Cloxapen. 1) 5.5mg/kg every 12 hours 2) 11mg/kg every 12hrs or 22mg/kg every 24 hrs clofazimine 3mg/ml solution anitibiotic 1mg/kg every 24 hours but do not exceed 4mg per day 1 to 5mg per cat every 12 to 24 hours 0.3mg/kg every 24 hours 6.5 to 1mg/kg every 4 to 6 hours 0. 500ug and 600ug tablets (0.2% compounded drops of 1% or 2% cyclosporine ophthalmic ointment: apply a 1/4th inch strip every 12 hours 5 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM .VetInfo http://www. 25mg capsules Optimmune 0.3mg/kg every 4 to 6 hrs 2) 0. 25 and 50mg tablets not used ve often in cat cyclophosphamide cyclosporine (oral) Sandimmune.Cat Formulary .1 to 0. 50mg and 100mg capsules Clomicalm behavioral disorders (veterinary). 1 and 2mg tablets Tranxene. 5mg/ml syrup.5mg/kg every 8 to 12 hours 2mg/kg every 12 hours 20 to 40mg/kg every 8 hours 1) 0.6mg) Cytoxan.5. 25mg/ml syrup megacolon.html protectant 2) 2. 3. 25mg capsules. 0. 10mg tablets Klonopin. 100mg/ml oral solution. 15 mg tablets. 7.1 to 0. Anafranil (human). then 3 days off 4 to 6mg/kg every 12 hours clomipramine clonazepam clorazepate cloxacillin codeine 1)cough suppressant 2) pain relief narcotics m cause extre excitemen some cats be used ca cholchicine generic.vetinfo. constipation 2. 10mg tablet Antirobe. 25mg/ml oral suspension generics.

4mg 50mg tablet 3 to 5mg/kg every 8 to 12 hours Task. tablets 0. 1mg.5 to 2mg/kg every 6 to 8 hours 0.75mg.html in olive or corn oil drops: 1 drop every 12 hours cyproheptadine Periactin. 0. round. 4mg/ml.05 and 0.4 and 136mg tablets Lanoxin.2mg/kg IV (less often works) diazepam c cause sudd severe live in cat in rar so it should used cautio dichlorphenamide dichlorvos diethylstilbestrol (DES) Daranide.125. Cardoxin.25mg tablets.Cat Formulary . injection 2mg/ml. 30mg tablets deworming (hook.0625. 1. 2mg/5ml syrup 1) appetite stimulant 2) asthma 2) 1. 2mg.5mg. 5mg/ml injection. 4mg and 6mg 1) inflammation 2) shock 3) spinal injury 4) dexamethasone suppression testing 2 and 3) 2.25mg. 0. take samples pre and 4 and 8hrs post injection 0.5 to 2mg/kg every 12 hours 1) 0. 11.08 to 0.5mg.05 to 0.1mg/kg every 24 to 72 hrs 1) 2mg per cat every 24 hours dextromethorphan diazepam many forms cough suppression most OTC f make cats profusely Valium.1mg/cat every 24 hours or longer based on effect 5 to 10mg/kg once a day 0. 0. whip worms) urinary incontinence 11mg/kg 0.VetInfo .4.5mg/kg IV or rectally 2) 2mg/cat every 12 hours 3) 0.2 to 4.VetInfo http://www. 2mg.1mg/kg IV. 0. 10mg and 25mg tablets only available through compounding pharmacies Dicural.01mg/kg every 48hrs organopho difloxacin antibiotic (fluoroquinolone class) digoxin diltiazem 6 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM .vetinfo.15mg/ml elixir Cardizem. 100mg capsule Azium and generics. 5mg tablets 1) seizures 2) inappropriate urination 3) appetite stimulant 1) 0. 45.1mg/kg every 8 to 12 hours dantrolene dexamethasone Dantrium.4mg/kg IV 4) 0. 0. 0.

html dimhenhydrinate Dramamine.0.Cat Formulary . Vasotec.5mg/cat every 8 hours (1/4th tablet) . 50mg capsules. 10mg tablets Baytril.25 to 0. 25ug size OTC Nuflor injectable.5mg once for cats <9 lbs. 25mg tablets kills tapeworms 12.5mg. 22. 10 to 20mg/kg every 8 to 12 hrs 2mg/kg/day can use 2.5mg tablets many OTC brands to control diarrhea stool softener 12. 100mg tablets Ancobon. 5mg. 5. 2. 50mg.5mg/kg every 12 to 24 hours 5 to 20mg/kg/day Give at lea of water immediate administer capsules o enalapril hypertension most comm used once enrofloxaxin antibiotic may cause blindness w given at hig dosages. 12. 300mg/ml antibiotic may cause vomiting GI protectant dewormer 0. 10mg tablet Pancur Granules 22.7:.5mg.vetinfo.1mg/kg every 12 hours 50mg/cat every 12 to 24 hours diphenoxylate ducosate ( 100mg capsules or tablets.5 to 0. 250mg tablet Tegison. 50mg tablets Lomotil. 25mg once for cats 9+ lbs.VetInfo . 100mg/ml liquid Duragesic.7mg. DSS) doxycycline do not use same time mineral oil petrolatum product generics. 75mg/ml oral suspension antifungal usually giv daily 7 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM . 10 and 25mg capsules Pepcid AC.VetInfo http://www. 5 every 12 ho likely to ca Epsiprantel Cestex. 2. 10mg/ml oral suspension Enacard.5mg/kg every 12 to 24 hours 50mg/kg/day for 3 days Apply 1 patch every 5 days 50 to 100mg/cat every 24 hours 22mg/kg every 12 hours of the injectable liquid given orally 50mg/cat every 12 to 24 hours 25 to 50mg/kg every 6 to 8 hours usually use daily in cat fentanyl transdermal patch ferrous sulfate florfenical pain relief good pain r for post su pain iron supplement antibiotic fluconazole flucytosine Diflucan.7 dosing if necessary erythromycin etretinate famotidine fenbendazole generics.7mg tablets antibiotic 3 to 5mg/kg every 12 hours or 10mg/kg every 24 hours 0.

50mg tablets.2mg/cat every 24 hours give 1 capsule of strips and watch for green urine or fluorescent urine with a black light 1mg/kg every 24 hours.VetInfo http://www.5mg and 5mg tablets generic oral solutions Fulvicin U/F. 330mg tablets Apresoline.5mg/cat every 12 hours 1/2 to 1 tablet per day usually sta 2. 1. 10mg and 20mg tablets diuretic ringworm diabetes mellitus 7.5mg/kg every 12 hours 2. 10 and 100mg/ml oral solution Cortef. 250mg.5mg. 300mg capsules Glucotrol.vetinfo. GrisPEG. 500mg/400mg tablets Glynase. 12. many OTC brands. 10mg and 20mg capsules. 50mg tablets hypoadrenocorticism to differentiate which cat is urinating inappropriately in a group behavioral disorders 0.5 to 5mg/kg every 12 hours Related Links: Dog Formulary . 100mg. microsize griseofulvin. 250mg. 165mg.2mg/kg every 24 hours 1 to 2mg/kg every 8 hours 50mg/kg every 24 hours glycerin griseofulvin.Cat Formulary . put 3 to 6 strips in a capsule Prozac. 125mg.1mg tablets use the strips for eye staining.1 to 0.5mg/cat every 12 to 24 hours 2 to 4mg/kg every 12 hours hydrocortisone articles 1)corticosteroid replacement therapy 2) antiinflammatory 1) 1 to 2mg/kg every 12 hours 2) 2.5m/cat. usually no more than 5mg/cat/day 1 to 4mg/kg up to three times a day fluoxetine furosemide diuretic water intak not be rest when using diuretics gemfibrozil glipizide Lopid. 5mg and 10mg tablets Cosequin. others. 5mg. fludrocortisone fluoroscein dye Flurinef. 25mg/ml oral suspension and 125mg/ml oral syrup Fulvicin P/G. a dose 5mg/c glucosaminechondroitin arthritis glyburide 0.25mg. 25mg.VetInfo . ultramicrosize ringworm 15mg/kg every 12 hours (30mg/kg/day) hydralazine hydrochlorthiazide 2.5 to 7. 4mg/ml oral solution Salix. 2.VetInfo Acepromazine for Dogs 8 of 9 2/3/2012 11:32 AM . 500mg tablets. 0. 10mg tablet HydroDiuril.

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