PrednisTab (Prednisolone) for Dogs
This item requires prescription approval.
Prescription medications are currently limited to CA residents. More states coming soon!!
- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
PrednisTabs - Prednisolone (pred-niss-oh-lone) is an anti-inflammatory steroid that can be useful to treat Addison's disease and can be used as an immunosuppressive drug, and antineoplastic (anticancer) agent
- PrednisTab is the only FDA (CVM) approved prednisolone tablet for canine use
- Short-acting formula for low-level maintenance dosing
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
This drug should not be used in patients that are allergic to it, with a systemic fungal infection (unless using it during an Addisonian crisis), or that have stomach or intestinal ulcers.
This drug should be used with caution in patients that are receiving other drugs that can cause stomach ulcers, including aspirin or NSAIDs (eg, carprofen, flunixin, meloxicam). That have diabetes. That have cardiovascular or heart disease. That are pregnant. That have a bacterial infection. That are young and growing. These drugs can affect (stunt) growth when used for a long time.
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
Not for human use
Possible Side Effects
Side effects that usually are not serious include greater appetite, thirst, and need to urinate. Vomiting, Diarrhea. Mild behavioral changes. Panting more than usual (in dogs).
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store at 68° - 77°F.