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Mirataz (mirtazapine transdermal ointment) for Cats

by Dechra

This item requires prescription approval.

Prescription medications are currently limited to CA residents. More states coming soon!!

Original price $45.99 - Original price $45.99
Original price
$45.99 - $45.99
Current price $45.99
Size: 5g Tube


Mirataz is classified as a weight gain drug. Mirataz is a practical way to help cats gain weight without administration of oral medications and does not rely on your cat to eat to be medicated.


  • Only FDA approved transdermal medication for the menagement of weight loss for cats
  • Gives you a practical way to manage your patient’s weight loss without administration of oral medication

Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.



Mirataz is for topical use in cats only under veterinary supervision. Do not use in cats with a known hypersensitivity to mirtazapine or any of the excipients. Do not use in cats treated with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs).


Use with caution in cats with hepatic and kidney disease. Cat’s food intake should be monitored upon discontinuation.

Food and Drug Interactions

Other drugs can interact with this medication, so be sure to tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what medications (including vitamins, supplements, or herbal therapies) you give your animal

Human Warnings

Not for human use. Keep out of reach of children. Wear gloves when handling/applying, wash hands after and avoid contact between the treated cat and people or other animals for 2 hours following application.


Possible Side Effects

The most common adverse reactions observed during clinical trials were application site reactions, behavioral abnormalities (vocalization and hyperactivity) and vomiting.

Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.


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Active Ingredient: Miratazapine 2%


Store below 77 F



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