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FAST Expedited delivery options are available. Phone in prescription, post same day, meds: Can't ask for better than that. Click here for the product datasheet. Established in and online since we are the first uk online pet pharmacy selling veterinary and pet supplies such as wormers including Horse Wormers, as well as parasite control products for pets such as Dog Wormers,or for our feline friends we have a great range of Cat Wormers fleas are hosts for tapeworm in dogs and cats so it is important to use a suitable Flea Treatments for pets.
Known to our customers by our trade marks: Canine Chemists, Equine Pharmacy, Pigeon Pharmacy we have been providing pet supplies longer than anyone can remember. Selling great products including flea treatments such as Advantage Flea Treatment which can be used on dogs cats or rabbits as well as the ever popular Frontline Spot On for dogs and cats.
For Worming Drontal Wormer available in tablets and liquid for either dogs or cats or Panacur Wormer available in paste, granules, and liquid suspension are great products. We have added that product to your shopping cart View Your Cart. Description Presentation White tablets each containing 1mg or 5mg Prednisolone Ph. Uses As an anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic agent for use in cats and dogs. Dosage and administration Single dose treatment may be appropriate for some specific conditions anaphylaxis, etc.
Treatment should not be withdrawn suddenly. Problems of adrenal insufficiency should be minimised by dosing on alternate days, dosing to coincide with the endogenous cortisol peak i. For the treatment of cats and dogs with tumours responsive to corticosteroid therapy the balance between the risks of therapy and the benefits of treatment may justify large doses.
Dose is related to the animal's estimated body surface area, in square metres. Contra-indications, warnings, etc Systemic corticosteroid therapy is generally contra-indicated in patients with renal disease and diabetes mellitus. Administration is contra-indicated where corneal ulceration is present. It may render concurrent vaccination inoperative. Anti-inflammatory corticosteroids, such as prednisolone, are known to exert a wide range of side-effects. Whilst single high doses are generally well tolerated, they may induce severe side-effects in long term use and when esters possessing a long duration of action are administered.
Dosage in medium to long term use should therefore generally be kept to the minimum necessary to control symptoms. Steroids themselves, during treatment, may cause Cushingoid symptoms involving significant alteration of fat, carbohydrate, protein and mineral metabolism, e. During therapy effective doses suppress the Hypothalamo-Pituitreal-Adrenal axis.
Following cessation of treatment, symptoms of adrenal insufficiency extending to adrenocorticol atrophy can arise and this may render the animal unable to deal adequately with stressful situations. Consideration should therefore be given to means of minimising problems of adrenal insufficiency following the withdrawal of treatment, e. Systemically acting corticosteroids may cause polyuria, polydipsia and polyphagia, particularly during the early stages of therapy. Some corticosteroid's cause sodium and water retention and hypokalaemia in long term use.
Some corticosteroids have caused deposition of calcium in the skin calcinosis cutis. Corticosteroids are not recommended for use in pregnant animals. Administration in early pregnancy is known to have caused foetal abnormalities in laboratory animals. Administration in late pregnancy may cause early parturition or abortion. Corticosteroids may delay wound healing and the immunosuppressant actions may weaken resistance to or exacerbate existing infections.
In the presence of bacterial infection, anti-bacterial drug therapy is usually required when steroids are used. In the presence of a viral infection, steroids may worsen or hasten the progress of the disease.
Gastrointestinal ulceration has been reported in animals treated with corticosteroids and g. Steroids may cause enlargement of the liver hepatomegaly with increased serum hepatic enzymes. For animal treatment only. Not for use in animals intended for human consumption. Keep out of reach of children. Pharmaceutical precautions Store in a tightly closed original container, protected from light.
Store in a dry place and protect from light. Any unused product or waste material should be disposed of in accordance with national requirements.