Palladia, a multi-kinase inhibitor, is a drug prescribed by veterinarians to treat mast cell tumors, a common cancer found in canines. It may help by killing tumor cells and cutting off blood supply to the tumor affecting your dog.
Possible Side Effects
The most common side effects which may occur include diarrhea, decreased/loss of appetite, lameness, weight loss and blood in the stool.
Administer an initial dosage of 3.25 mg/kg (1.48 mg/lb) of body weight, every other day. Dose reductions of 0.5 mg/kg every other day and dose interruptions (skipping your dose for up to 2 weeks) may be utilized, if needed, to manage adverse reaction at the discretion of your veterinarian. Adjust dose based on weekly veterinary checks for the first 6 weeks and approximately every 6 weeks. Palladia may be administered with or without food. Do not split tablets.
Store at controlled room temperatures 68° - 77°F.
Prescription items are NON-RETURNABLE and NON-REFUNDABLE.