A potent neuroleptic agent with a low order of toxicity
Particular value in the tranquilization of dogs, cats and horses
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Dogs and Cats:
Can be used as an aid in controlling intractable animals during examination, treatment, grooming, x-ray and minor surgical procedures
To alleviate itching as a result of skin irritation
As an antiemetic to control vomiting associated with motion sickness.
Particularly useful as a preanesthetic agent
to enhance and prolong the effects of barbiturates, thus reducing the requirements for general anesthesia
as an adjunct to.
Acepromazine Injectable Horses:
Can be used as an aid in controlling fractious animals during examination, treatment, loading and transportation.
Particularly useful when used in conjunction with local anesthesia for firing, castration, neurectomy, removal of skin tumors, ocular surgery and applying casts.
Acepromazine Injectable Administration and Dosage: The dosage should be individualized, depending upon the degree of tranquilization required. As a general rule, the dosage requirement in mg/lb of body weight decreases as the weight of the animal increases.
Acepromazine Maleate Injection may be given intravenously, intramuscularly or
Dogs: 0.25-0.5 mg/lb of body weight.
Cats: 0.5-1 mg/lb of body weight.
Horses: 2-4 mg/100 lb of body weight.