Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate is indicated as a rapid adrenal glucocorticoid and/or anti-inflammatory agent. Dexamethasone is a solution with potent anti-inflammatory properties that provides diversified hormonal and metabolic effects. It is a highly water-soluble, injection-type solution which is designed for use in horses. Each ml contains 4 mg dexamethasone sodium phosphate, equivalent to 3 mg dexamethasone. Dexamethasone is a synthetic corticosteroid and possesses glucocorticoid activity.
This bottle contains enough Dexamethasone for multiple doses. Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate is for IV administration only.
Possible Side Effects
Side effects such as glycosuria, hyperglycemia, diarrhea, polydipsia and polyuria have been observed in some species. Side effects such as SAP and SGPT enzyme elevations, eosinopenia, and vomiting have occurred following use of synthetic corticosteroids in dogs. Cushing’s Syndrome in dogs has been reported in association with prolonged or repeated steroid therapy.
Give as directed by your veterinarian. The usual dosage for horses is 2-5.5 mg. Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate.
Store between 15°C - 30°C (59°F - 86°F). PROTECT FROM FREEZING.
Prescription items are NON-RETURNABLE and NON-REFUNDABLE.
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