Cerenia Tablets for Dogs
DIN: 02299496, 02299518, 02299526, 02299534
Health Canada 'Drug Schedule': Prescription
CERENIA (maropitant citrate) Tablets are indicated for the prevention of acute vomiting and the prevention of vomiting due to motion sickness in dogs. Each tablet contains 16 mg, 24 mg, 60 mg or 160 mg maropitant as maropitant citrate monohydrate. The tablets also contain Sunset Yellow (E110) as a colourant.
CERENIA effectively treats vomiting from multiple causes.1 The injectable solution allows veterinarians to treat vomiting in the clinic, while the tablet formulation (for dogs) allows owners to continue therapy at home.
Cerenia tablets are indicated for the following:
• For the prevention of vomiting including that induced by chemotherapy.
• For the treatment of vomiting, in conjunction with Cerenia Solution for Injection and in combination with other supportive measures.
• For the prevention of vomiting induced by motion sickness.
For Prevention of Acute Vomiting in dogs 8 weeks and older
Administer CERENIA Tablets orally at a minimum dose of 2 mg/kg (0.9 mg/lb) body weight once daily for up to 5 consecutive days.
For Prevention of Vomiting Due to Motion Sickness in dogs 16 weeks and older
Administer CERENIA Tablets orally at a minimum dose of 8 mg/kg (3.6 mg/lb) body weight once daily for up to 2 consecutive days.
Dogs should be fasted 1 hour prior to administration of CERENIA Tablets. Administer CERENIA Tablets 2 hours prior to travel.
Note: CERENIA Injectable Solution and Tablets are now recommended for the treatment and/or prevention of acute vomiting in dogs 8 weeks and older. For the treatment of vomiting in cats 16 weeks and older, please refer to CERENIA Injectable Solution instead.
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