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- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Amantadine (a-man-ta-deen) is an antiviral drug with a useful side effect of pain relief. It is typically prescribed along with with other pain relievers to manage chronic pain in dogs and cats. When used alone, amantadine is usually not effective for pain. Amantadine is also used for treating influenza infection in horses.
- Relieves pain
- Can be used as an antiviral agent
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Amantadine should not be used in patients that are allergic to it or drugs like it or with certain types of glaucoma.
Use with caution in pets who have kidney or liver problems, congestive heart failure, certain skin inflammatory conditions, or seizure disorders
Food and Drug Interactions
Other drugs can interact with amantadine, so be sure to tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what medications (including vitamins, supplements, or herbal therapies)
Not for use in humans. Keep this and all medications out of reach of children.
Possible Side Effects
Common, but not serious side effects include agitation, flatulence, soft stools and diarrhea.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store at room temperature away from direct sunlight