Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs
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Incurin uses short-acting estrogen to treats spayed female dogs with urinary incontinence. An alternative to phenylpropanolamine medications like Proin, this safe once-daily tablet reduces and often eliminates the leakage and accidents resulting from urinary incontinence.
Why use Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs?
To restore urinary incontinence in spayed dogs, especially older females
How to use Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs?
The dose of INCURIN™ Tablets is not dependent upon body weight. All dogs should receive an initial dose of 2 mg INCURIN™ Tablets (2 tablets) orally once per day for a minimum of 14 days. After urinary incontinence is controlled, the lowest effective daily dose of INCURIN™ Tablets should be determined by decreasing the dose in a step-wise manner from 2 mg once daily (2 tablets) to 1 mg once daily (1 tablet), then 0.5 mg once daily (1/2 tablet) depending upon the response of the individual dog. There should be a minimum of 7 days between each dose adjustment. After the lowest daily dose that controls urinary incontinence is identified, the dose may be decreased further by administering once every two days. Dogs should not receive more than 2 mg INCURIN™ Tablets per day (2 tablets). If the dog does not respond to 2 mg of INCURIN™ Tablets per day, the diagnosis should be re-assessed.
How do Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs work?
It uses short-acting estrogen to restore sphincter muscle tone
Tablets contain 1 mg of estriol in each tablet
How are Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs sold?
Incurin is sold in foil-sealed blister packs of 30 single-scored tablets.
What special precautions are there when using Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs?
Some estrogens have been associated with bone marrow changes and an increased risk of mammary tumors. However, target animal safety study results and foreign post-market pharmacovigilance data for INCURIN™ Tablets have shown that estriol-treated dogs are at low risk for developing these conditions. FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY - NOT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
What are the side effects of Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs?
The most common side effects of estriol were reduced appetite and vomiting. Appetite reduction was experienced in about 13% of dogs and vomiting in about 10%. Reducing the dose generally controls these issues.
What to do in case of overdose?
Contact your nearest emergency animal hospital
How can you store Incurin (Estriol) Tablets for Dogs?
Store at or below 25°C (77°F) with excursions permitted to 40°C (104°F)