Vetadryl is made by PRN Pharmacal, which has developed quality veterinary products for the past 30 years. This product from the makers of Proin is designed to help pets with conditions such as allergies, insect bites, motion sickness and travel anxiety. The dried chicken liver flavor of each tablet makes administering the medication less of a hassle.
Diphenhydramine HCI has been used as an aid in the management of:
Diphenhydramine HCl, Dibasic Calcium Phosphate Dihydrate, Spray Dried Chicken Liver, Whey, Dry Garlic Flavor, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Dark Brown Lake Blend, Stearic Acid.
|2-4 mg/kg every 12 hours by mouth, or as directed by your veterinarian.|
|Vetadryl 10 - Number of tablets to give every 12 hours per body weight|
|5-10 lbs||1 tablet|
|10-15 lbs||1-2 tablets|
|15-20 lbs||2 tablets|
|20-25 lbs||2-3 tablets|
|25-30 lbs||3 tablets|
|Vetadryl 30 - Number of tablets to give every 12 hours per body weight|
|30-50 lbs||1 tablet|
|55-65 lbs||1-2 tablets|
|70-100 lbs||2 tablets|
|100-130 lbs||2-3 tablets|
Should not be used in pregnant or nursing animals. Do not use in combination with sinus or cold medicines in your pet.
Side effects that usually are not serious include: The most common side effect, which is often desirable, is sleepiness. Most animals will become tolerant to this effect with time and will not get as sleepy when given the medication. Cats, in particular, may become unusually excited while taking this drug. Dry mouth and trouble urinating (eg, straining) are possible but not common. Infrequently, diphenhydramine may cause gastrointestinal distress such as vomiting, decreased appetite, or diarrhea. You donít have to be overly concerned if you see any of these signs unless they are severe, worsen, or continue to be a problem. Contact your veterinarian if this happens.
For oral use only. Use under veterinary supervision. Common side effects may include sedation, ataxia, reduced coordination, gastric upset, thickening of bronchial secretions, and increased urine output. Do not use in patients with known hypersensitivity to diphenhydramine, other antihistamines with similar chemical structure, or any ingredient in the formulation. Use with caution in patients with glaucoma, history of gastric irritation or ulcer, bowel or bladder obstruction, prostatic hypertrophy, active or a history of lower respiratory disease (e.g., bronchial asthma), hyperthyroidism, seizures or cardiovascular disease (e.g., hypertension).
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
Keep out of reachof children and animals
For veterinary use only
Not for human use
The safety of this product in breeding animals is unknown. Do not use this product in breeding animals.
T o report adverse reactions, call Pegasus Laboratories at 1-800-874-9764.
A diphenhydramine overdose can cause CNS stimulation (lethargy, somnolence), anti-cholinergiceffects (dry mouth, urinary retention), and GI effects (diarrhea, vomiting, anorexia). This product maycause paradoxical excitement in cats. Contact your veterinarian if your animal experiences any of theabove conditions after taking this product.
Overdose of diphenhydramine HCI may lead to:
This medication may result in paradoxical excitement when administered to a cat.
If your pet exhibits these or any other reactions, speak to your veterinarian.