Levothyroxine For Veterinary Use

Levothyroxine Levothyroxine is a hormone supplement used to treat dogs and cats suffering from levothyroxine deficiency. Levothyroxine is a naturally-occurring hormone produced by the thyroid. When thyroid hormones are not produced effectively enough to support cell metabolism, hypothyroidism develops. Hypothyroidism is more prevalent in dogs than it is in cats. How Is Levothyroxine Supplied? Levothyroxine […]

How to Keep Pets Safe Through the Holidays

How to Keep Your Pets Safe Through the Holidays The holiday season is one of the most magical and highly anticipated times of the year in most households. It’s a time of year when the home is decked out in beautiful decorations, and filled with the scintillating aromas of delicious holiday foods. But, as exciting […]

Mechlorethamine For Cancer Treatment

Mechlorethamine  Mechlorethamine is an antineoplastic nitrogen mustard also known as HN2 hydrochloride. It is a biologic alkylating agent that produces a cytotoxic action that prevents the rapid proliferation of cancer cells. Mechlorethamine was one of the first nitrogen mustard agents used in clinical trials involving humans in the 1940s. It is used in veterinary medicine […]

What Is Veterinary Compounding

FAQ on Compounded Medications for Pet Owners Sometimes, when a pet’s medical condition requires treatment via a prescription drug, the veterinarian may prescribe a drug that was originally intended for human use only. This is because the medication, through extensive research, has been found to also be safely effective for use in animals. But not […]

Diltiazem For Cardiac Arrhythmia

Diltiazem Diltiazem is part of a classification of drugs known as calcium channel blockers. It is used by veterinarians primarily for treating cardiac arrhythmias in animal patients. Veterinary Uses for Diltiazem Diltiazem is used in veterinary medicine to treat a range of heart conditions, including certain types of cardiac arrhythmia like atrial flutter, atrial fibrillation […]