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Acepromazine (Generic)

Acepromazine (Generic)
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What is Acepromazine?
Acepromazine is a prescription tranquilizer. Acepromazine is used to sedate animals for minor procedures (e.g., nail trims) and has also been used to prevent vomiting due to motion sickness. It is also used prior to anesthesia as a pre-anesthetic.

Who is it for?
Acepromazine is labeled for use in dogs, but may be used off-label in other species.

What are the benefits?

* Prescription tranquilizer sedates animals for minor procedures including nail trims
* May be used prior to anesthesia
* Acepromazine tablets are available in two prescription strengths for accurate dosing

Acepromazine is used to sedate animals for minor procedures (e.g., nail trims) and has been used to prevent vomiting due to motion sickness. It is also used prior to anesthesia. It does not provide any analgesia (pain relief).

How does Acepromazine work?
Acepromazine is a tranquilizer that depresses certain activity of the central nervous system and causes sedation and muscle relaxation.

Is there a generic equivalent available?
Acepromazine is a generic medication.

How is it given?
Acepromazine tablets are given by mouth. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.

What results can I expect?
Oral acepromazine will not reach its maximum effective level until approximately one hour after administration. The effect may last up to 12 hours. The effects vary markedly among dog breeds. Collies, Australian shepherds, greyhounds and giant breeds may be more sensitive to this medication.

What form(s) does it come in?
Acepromazine is available in tablet or injectable liquid form.

Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.

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