Diphenhydramine Capsule size: 50 mg
Give your pet some relief from allergies with Diphenhydramine. What is Diphenhydramine? An antihistamine used to relieve allergy symptoms, insect stings, motion sickness, travel anxiety, and other conditions. What are the benefits of Diphenhydramine? Relieves coughing, allergy symptoms and itching caused by insect bites Can also be used as a sedative to treat motion sickness and anxiety Formulated for: Dogs and cats How is this medication given? Use as directed by your veterinarian. How does this medication work? As an antihistamine, Diphenhydramine counteracts the effect of histamine, which causes symptoms like itching and sneezing. What form(s) does Digoxin come in? Capsules and minitabs. Generic Name: Diphenhydramine Common Brand Name: Benadryl (Warner Lambert), Histacalm (Virbac) Dose and Administration: Use as directed by your veterinarian. Oral diphenhydramine is not FDA-approved for use in veterinary medicine; however, it is a commonly accepted practice to use this medication in dogs and cats. The usual dose in dogs and cats is 0.5-2mg/pound every 8-12 hours. The slow release capsule should not be mixed or dissolved in food. Do not give sinus or cold medicines containing diphenhydramine to your pet. Possible Side Effects: Side effects of diphenhydramine include drowsiness, dry mouth and urinary retention. Rarely, vomiting and diarrhea can occur. Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what other medications your pet is taking. The slow release capsule should not be mixed or dissolved in food. Precautions: Do not use this medication in animals that are allergic to it or other antihistamines. Do not use in animals with glaucoma, prostate disease, urinary obstruction, and high blood pressure. Do not use in pregnant or nursing animals. Use with caution when given with other CNS (central nervous system)-depressant drugs such as tranquilizers or barbiturates. Always tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what other medications your pet is taking. Storage: Keep in a cool, dry place. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Diphenhydramine. Size: 50 mg.
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