- To treat gastric ulcers and ulcers of the right dorsal colon in adult horses.
- Appears to provide significant pain-relief in horses that show abdominal pain due to ulcers.
- for use in Dogs, Cats and Horses
Generally this medication is safe and effective when prescribed by a veterinarian, sucralfate can cause side effects in some animals.
Sucralfate should not be used in animals with known hypersensitivity or allergy to the drug. Sucralfate may interact with other medications.
Discuss with your veterinarian if other drugs your pet is receiving could interact with sucralfate. Such drugs include tetracycline, cimetidine and digoxin. Sucralfate can cause mild constipation usually temporary.
KEEP out of reach of children and pets
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
it is important to follow your Veterinarian's prescription instruction for your pet.
Sucralfate tablets should never be administered without first consulting your veterinarian.
The typical dose administered to animals is 1/4 to 1 gram per pet.
Small dogs and cats often receive 1/4 to 1/2 gram every six to eight hours.
Medium to large dogs often receive 1/2 to 1 gram every six to eight hours.
Horses: use as directed by your Veterinarian
Sucralfate tablets are best used when given on an empty stomach one hour before or two hours after a meal.
Sucralfate tablets are readily dissolved in water.
Oral dosing can also be performed by dissolving the tablet in a syringe with water and mixing well.
The duration of administration depends on the condition being treated, response to the medication and the development of any adverse effects.
Complete the entire prescription unless specifically directed by your veterinarian. Even if your pet feels better, the entire treatment plan should be completed to prevent relapse or prevent the development of resistance.