Isoxsuprine is a vasodilating that is typically used to treat laminitis, navicular disease, and non-specific lameness.
What is Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
Isoxsuprine 20mg 1000ct is a vasodilator used to treat lameness, navicular disease, and improve circulation in horses and other species of animals.
Who is Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
For use in horses.
Why use Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
Isoxsuprine is an easily-administered tablet that works to treat navicular syndrome by increasing blood flow and circulation to the horse's hooves.
How does Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
Isoxsuprine is a vasodilator that relaxes the smooth muscles around the peripheral blood vessels. This relaxation of the arteries and veins allows blood to flow freely to the hooves. Impaired blood flow and circulation are thought to be contributing causes of laminitis and navicular disease. Changes in foot circulation associated with laminitis are being researched extensively.
ECI Pharmaceuticals, Vista Pharmaceuticals or other generic brand
How is Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
20 mg 1000 Tablet Bottle
What are the side effects of Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
When orally administered, adverse reactions are uncommon. However, potential reactions may include:
- Digestive tract irritation
- Increased heart rate
- Low blood pressure
What special precautions are there?
- Proceed with caution in administering this medication concomitantly with any drug that affects blood pressure, including general anesthetics and sedatives.
- Keep an accurate record of all medications, including isoxsuprine, in the event that the animal requires surgery or intensive care in an equine hospital.
What to do if overdose?
Contact your closest emergency pet hospital.
How can I store Isoxsuprine 20 mg?
Store in a dry and cool environment. 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light.