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Sildenafil

DOSAGE FORMS Capsules, chews, oral suspension GENERAL In dogs and cats, sildenafil is most often prescribed to treat heart and lung problems, including pulmonary hypertension resulting from heart failure, pulmonary abnormalities, and cardiac abnormalities. Sildenafil relaxes the lungs, which allows blood to flow more readily, and decreases stress on the heart. PROPER USAGE Possible drug
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Buprenorphine

DOSAGE FORMS Liquid solution GENERAL Buprenorphine is a narcotic that is not approved for use in dogs or cats even though it is used fairly often. It doesn’t come in an oral form but the injectable form is given orally as it is tasteless and works well as an oral solution.  This medication is rapidly
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Hydrocodone/Homatropine

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, oral suspension, chew GENERAL Hydrocodone is an opiate narcotic used for moderate to severe pain. It is also used for coughing from various diseases. PROPER USAGE If a dose is missed, give the dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose, and
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Hydrocodone

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, oral suspension, chew GENERAL Hydrocodone is an opiate narcotic used for moderate to severe pain. It is also used for coughing from various diseases. PROPER USAGE If a dose is missed, give the dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose, and
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Codeine

Dosage Forms Capsules, Oral suspension, chew GENERAL Codeine is an opiate narcotic used for moderate to severe pain. It is also used for coughing from various diseases. PROPER USAGE If a dose is missed, give the dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose, and
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Tramadol

DOSAGE FORMS capsule, tablet, oral suspension, chew GENERAL Tramadol is used for pain. PROPER USAGE An overdose of tramadol can be deadly. See side serious side effects below. Be careful to use this medicine only as your vet prescribes. If a dose is missed, do not give 2 doses. SIDE EFFECTS Drowsiness, upset stomach, constipation,
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Levetiracetam.

Levetiracetam, also known by the brand name Keppra, is an anti-seizure medication utilized by veterinarians to treat animals suffering from seizure disorders.  While its exact mechanism of action is unknown, levetiracetam is a popular choice because the kidneys do not metabolize it, which makes it safe for use in patients suffering from pre-existing liver or
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Benazepril

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, Oral Suspension, Transdermal gel GENERAL Benazepril, an angio-tension converting enzyme inhibitor (ACE inhibitor), is used for high blood pressure, heart failure, or loss of protein due to kidney disease. It should be used very carefully in liver disease. PROPER USAGE If a dose is missed, give it as soon as possible, but
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Clotrimazole

DOSAGE FORMS Otic, Topical cream GENERAL Clotrimazole is an antifungal that is one of the medications in a commonly used ear drop in pets suffering from both chronic and acute infections of the ear.  

Fludrocortisone

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule GENERAL Fludrocortisone is a type of steroid that is used to hypoadrenocorticism or Addison’s disease in dogs. PROPER USAGE It is usually given once daily. It should be given with food. If a dose is missed, do not give 2 doses at once. SIDE EFFECTS Stomach upset. Too high a dose can
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Loratadine

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, Suspension

Penicillamine

GENERAL Penicillamine is used in the treatment of copper storage-associated liver disease in dogs, long term treatment of lead poisoning, and cystine urinary tract stones. It may be of some benefit in treating chronic hepatitis. PROPER USAGE It is best to administer penicillamine on an empty stomach, at least 30 minutes before food or 2
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Ranitidine

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, Oral Suspension GENERAL Ranitidine is used to decrease acid secretion in the stomach and protect against the formation of ulcers. It may also be used to stimulate movement of the movement of the stomach and intestines in cases of intestinal obstruction. PROPER USAGE Ranitidine is usually given 2 to 3 times daily
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Tris EDTA

DOSAGE FORMS Otic GENERAL Tris-EDTA is a solution used used primarily to treat ear infections, especially those contaminated with the bacteria Pseudomonas. It is also used to clean the ear before putting other medications in the ear, approximately 15 minutes before instilling the medication. SIDE EFFECTS There really are no side effects but there could
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Bethanechol

DOSAGE FORMS Capsule, Oral Suspension GENERAL Bethanecol is used to cause constriction of the bladder to help animals that have difficulty urinating. PROPER USAGE Bethanechol is usually given three times daily on an empty stomach unless otherwise instructed. It should not be used in animals who have stones blocking their bladder, or if they have
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Cyclophosphamide

GENERAL Cyclophosphamide is used as an anti-cancer drug or as an immunosuppressant. PROPER USAGE Wear gloves when handling this medication and wash your hands immediately after removal of gloves. Avoid contact with your pet’s urine and feces. Report any bleeding or bruising, trouble breathing, or any other serious side effects to your veterinarian as SIDE
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