Atopica for Dogs
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- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Atopica is an oral solution for to dogs who suffer from allergic dermatitis. This is very common in canines with allergies, and can cause their skin to become uncomfortably itchy, red and scaly. Atopica targets the root of the problem to help relieve itching, so your companion no longer feels the need to incessantly scratch, rub or lick.
- The first medication specifically approved for the control of chronic atopic dermatitis in dogs weighing at least 4 lbs. (1.8 kg).
- Effectively relieves itchiness and reduces skin lesions.
- Provides proven long-term relief.
- 98% of pet owners would recommend to friends.
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Do not use Atopica in dogs with a history of neoplasia, with a hypersensitivity to cyclosporine, or in reproducing dogs. Atopica is a systemic immunosuppressant that may increase susceptibility to infection and development of neoplasia. For use only in dogs. Capsules should not be broken or opened. Wear gloves during administration and wash hands after administration. Gastrointestinal problems and gingival hyperplasia may occur at the initial dose.
The safety and effectiveness of ATOPICA has not been established in dogs less than 6 months of age or less than 4 lbs body weight. ATOPICA is not for use in breeding dogs, pregnant or lactating bitches. ATOPICA is contraindicated for use in dogs with a history of neoplasia. Do not use in dogs with a hypersensitivity to cyclosporine.
Food and Drug Interactions
Other drugs can interact with cyclosporine, so be sure to tell your veterinarian andpharmacist what medications (including vitamins, supplements, or herbal therapies) you give your dog, including the amount andtime you give each.
Not for human use. Keep this and all drugs out of reach of children.
Possible Side Effects
Vomiting and diarrhea were the most common adverse reactions occurring during the study. In most cases, signs spontaneously resolved with continued dosing. In other cases, temporary dose modifications (brief interruption in dosing, divided dosing, or administration with a small amount of food) were employed to resolve signs.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
ATOPICA should be stored and dispensed in the original unit-dose container at controlled room temperature between 59° and 77°F (15-25°C).