by: Vetoryl Capsules
Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane) Features and Benefits: * Promising treatment for Cushing's Disease in dogs* Treats both pituitary-dependent and adrenal-dependent cases* Controls excess production of cortisol* Fewer and less severe side-effects reported than Mitotane. Storage: Store at room temperature…Description
Vetoryl (Trilostane) is used to treat both pituitary- dependent hyperadrenocorticism (PDH) and adrenal-dependent hyperadrenocortism (ADH) Cushing's disease.
PDH: This is the most common form of the disease (80% to 50% of spontaneous cases), and it often occurs as a result of a benign tumor of the pituitary gland. This tumor causes the pituitary gland to produce large amounts of ACTH, which stimulates the adrenal glands to produce excessive amounts of cortisol.
ADH:This form of the disease is less common (15% to 20% of spontaneous cases), occurs when a tumor develops in one , or sometime both, adrenal glands. This tumor produces excessive levels of cortisol.
Lysodren is used to help animals who suffer from pituitary-dependent Cushing's disease (hyperadrenocorticism). This disorder results in the adrenal gland producing excess hormone and Lysodren helps to normalize hormone levels and control associated…
…prescribed for. Uses:Anipryl helps to manage clinical symptoms caused by senility (canine cognitive dysfunction) in dogs. It can be given to treat Cushings disease that is caused by a pituitary tumor. Possible Side Effects: Reported side effects include inappetance, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness,…Description
Help to improve your pets quality of life when he/she suffers from senility with Anipryl.
What is Anipryl? a type of oral medication called a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It is used in order to manage symptoms associated with senility (Canine Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome). It is also prescribed to treat Cushing's disease in dogs when the cause is a pituitary tumor.
What are the benefits of Anipryl?
- Only medication that is FDA approved for canine senility.
- Is highly successful after several weeks of treatment.
- Also helps to manage pituitary-dependent Cushings disease.
Formulated for:dogs only.
How is this medication given?Always follow the prescribed directions given by your veterinarian. Anipryl is generally given by mouth once a day in the morning.
If you do not understand the directions your veterinarian gives you regarding the use of this medication, call him/her for further clarification.
How does this medication work? Anipryl causes a rise in dopamine levels in the brain. This can help to improve cognitive processes in the brain.
What results can I expect? You should start to notice an improvement in your pets senility symptoms. Results can vary from pet to pet and it may take several weeks to notice an improvement.
It can also take four to eight weeks to notice a chance in your pet when treating pituitary-dependent Cushings disease. If results are not observed within this time period, contact your veterinarian for re-evaluation.
What form(s) does Anipryl come in? Anipryl is available as an oral tablet.
Generic Name:Selegiline (Common Drug Name)
…hair thinning, fatigue, muscle weakness, high blood pressure, sudden weight gain, and panting are possible. Chronic use may induce diabetes or Cushings disease. Some pets may experience an allergic reaction to Prednisolone. Pets on corticosteroids may develop infections more frequently. Other side…Description
Help your pet to feel better when he/she suffers from inflammation, Addisons disease, or certain auto-immune disease with Prednisolone.
What is Prednisolone? It is an oral corticosteroid used to treat multiple inflammatory conditions (ex. skin allergies). It can also be used in the treatment of certain auto-immune conditions and adrenal insufficiency (Addisons disease).Sometimes, it is prescribed by veterinarians to palliate certain cancers.
What are the benefits of Prednisolone?
- Easy to administer as an oral tablet.
- Helps with inflammation and usually relieves inflammation quickly.
- Can help in chronic conditions such as adrenal insufficiency (Addisons disease) and certain auto-immune conditions.
Formulated for:cats and dogs.
How is this medication given?Your pets dose is determined based on his/her specific needs. Always follow your veterinarians precise instructions. Give with food and make sure your pet has plenty of water to drink.
Do not stop this medication suddenly. Your pets dose should be gradually reduced as supervised by your veterinarian.
How does this medication work?Prednisolone is a corticosteroid medication. It works by suppressing the inflammatory response and immune system when used as directed by your veterinarian.
What results can I expect? Inflammatory conditions including allergies often improve within several days. Other chronic conditions such as autoimmune diseases and Addisons disease may take longer to improve. Always contact your veterinarian for further guidance if your pets symptoms do not improve after a reasonable period of time.
What form(s) does Prednisolone come in? Prednisolone is available as an oral tablet.
Generic Name:Prednisolone (Common Drug Name)
…exacerbated by the administration of Temaril-P. Let your veterinarian know if your pet has any of the following problems: diabetes, stomach ulcers, Cushings disease, infection, heart, liver disease, kidney disease, or any other chronic condition. Do not use in pregnant or nursing dogs. Regular blood…Description
Temaril-P is:an antihistamine (trimeprazine)/corticosteroid (prednisolone) combination. This combination helps to relieve common inflammatory disorders such as kennel cough (tracheobronchitis), bronchitis/coughs of nonspecific origin (except coughs due to cardiac insufficiencies), parasitic/bacterial infections, eczema, and canine allergies.
What are the benefits? 1. Scored tablets can be split easily and make it easy to give correct dose; 2. Unique antihistamine/corticosteroid combination; 3. Acts as an antitussive (relieves coughing) and as an antipruritic (relieves itching).
What outcomes can be expected? Temaril-P will not cure the underlying problem. Antihistamine (Trimeprazine) and steroid (Prednisolone) work well to relieve coughing and itching occuring with tracheobronchitis (kennel cough), canine allergies, and other causes.
Who is it for: Dogs.
How does it work? Trimeprazine blocks histamine in the body. Prednisolone reduces inflammation of the skin and respiratory system.
Temaril-P is available as: an oral tablet.
Generic Name: Trimeprazine (5mg) with Prednisolone (2mg) . No generic products are available. Compounded products may be available.
Common Brand Name: Temaril-P (Pfizer Animal Health)
Dose and administration: A prescription from your veterinarian is required in order to purchase this medication. The dose is usually based on dogs weight but dose and duration of treatment will be determined by your veterinarian. Temaril P should always be reduced gradually before stopping. Taking with food to lessens stomach upset. Make sure dog has continuous access to water while using. If you forget to give a dose, give it as soon as your remember. If it is too close to the next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to the regular schedule. Do not double dose.
Uses: Temaril-P works to relieve inflammation. It targets inflammation of the respiratory tract and skin specifically. Coughing from allergic bronchitis, infections, or other causes, and itching/inflammation of the skin and ear due to allergies are all examples of problems that can be helped with this medication.
Storage: Temaril-P should be stored in a tight, childproof, light-resistant container at room temperature. Keep out of reach from children and pets.
Possible side effects: Side effects are usually dose dependent and may include sedation, exposed third eyelid, muscle tremors, weakness, blood disorders, and an increase in drinking, eating, and urinating. Your pet may have more "accidents" and need to relieve themselves more often. Less common side effects include increased appetite, weight gain, panting, diarrhea, vomiting, and behavior changes.
Muscle loss, weakness, and the development of diabetes or hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's disease) may occur if this medication is used long-term. Longer term use of Temaril-P can also cause immune system suppression (especially at higher doses). Immune suppression can make a pet more susceptible to infection. Contact your veterinarian if your pet displays symptoms of infection.
If your pet is truly allergic to this medication, he/she can exhibit symptoms including facial swelling, hives, scratching, diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma.
Other side effects are possible. If side effects occur or if your pet is acting unusual in any way while taking this medication, contact your veterinarian immediately for further instructions. He/she may decrease the dosage or frequency of administration or discontinue this medication and/or recommend further treatment if there are medication-related problems.
Use Pyoben medicated shampoo to treat skin infections and fungal growth topically. It also promotes wound healing and is safe for use in dogs, cats, and horses of all ages.What is Pyoben…