Misoprostal

DOSAGE FORMS

Capsule, Oral Suspension

GENERAL

Misoprostol is used to treat and prevent stomach ulcers in dogs, especially those due to the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as aspirin, etodolac (EtoGesic), deracoxib (Deramaxx), and carprofen (Rimadyl).

PROPER USAGE

Misoprostol can cause abortions or miscarriages in people and animals; pregnant women should NOT handle this medication.

SIDE EFFECTS

Diarrhea, abdominal pain, and vomiting, which usually resolve. If these do not resolve or the pet has tremors or seizures, contact your veterinarian.

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