Phenylbutazone powder is for the relief of inflammatory conditions associated with the musculoskeletal system in horses. In the treatment of inflammatory conditions associated with infections, specific anti-infective therapy should be used concurrently.Add this item to your cart:
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Dosage and Administration:
Follow you Veterinarian's prescription instructions and discuss what medications your horses is currently taking, and any medical conditions with your veterinarian.
For Horses Only:
Administer orally using the 0.6 ounce 18 mL scoop provided on a small amount of palatable feed and mix well. Give 1 to 2 level scoops per 500 pounds of body weight, but do not exceed 4 scoops per animal daily. Use the high dose for the first 48 hours, then gradually reduce to a maintenance dose.
Each 10 grams of powder contains 1 gram of phenylbutazoneCautions:
Use with caution in patients who have history of drug allergy.
Do not use in horses intended for human consumption.
Concomitant use with other anti-inflammatory drugs, such as NSAIDs or corticosteroids, should be avoided or closely monitored.
Discuss possible side effects with your Veterinarian
The most-common side-effects include ulceration of the mouth and GI tract. Less-common side-effects include renal damage, bleeding disorders and protein loss.