Phenoxybenzamine

DOSAGE FORMS

Capsule, Oral Suspension

GENERAL

Phenoxybenzamine is used primarily in dogs and cats with a condition known as urethral sphincter hypertonus that causes the animal to have difficulty urinating. It works by relaxing urethral sphincter tone, therefore allowing the animal to urinate more ea

PROPER USAGE

Phenoxybenzamine should not be used in dogs with diabetes mellitus or glaucoma. It should be used with caution in heart disease, kidney damage, or arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries). It should be given with food if there is evidence of stomach u

SIDE EFFECTS

Low blood pressure, Constriction of pupils, Increased heart rate, Nasal congestion, Increased pressure within the eye, Weakness or dizziness, Vomiting

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