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ipecac, hydrogen peroxide, (warm concentrated solution of salt & water, solution of powdered mustard and water)
Torbugesic(®), Torbutrol(®) (CNS tranquilizer used as a narcotic pain reliever)
autonomic system (epinephrine drug effect)
stimulates heart rate, constricts blood vessels in the skin, dilates blood vessels in the muscles, dilates bronchioles, increases metabolism (affects this system)
Phenylbutazone (aka Bute)
Butazolidin(®), Butatron(®) (NSAID, muscularskeletal inflammation, Equi-Phar ButePaste)
Gentocin(®) (optic, ophthalmic) (anti-infectious drug- antibiotic for the ear or eye)
substance with potential for physical addiction, psychological addiction, and/or abuse
CI (class 1 drugs)
denotes extreme potential for abuse with no approved medical purpose; heroin, LSD, marijuana
date, owners info, Rx symbol,drug name, concentration & units dispensed, directions for use, signature of prescriber, DEA Reg # on controlled substances
components of a Rx
guidelines of a Rx
must have a license to prescribe, valid veterinarian/client/patient relationship, SIG-proper labeling/instructions, records must be maintained, must be properly stored
fairly rapid absorption/response (small volume needed <15ml, more even blood level than IV)
absorption speed similar to IM (frequently used in reptiles and lab animals, not frequently used in large or small animals)
very slow absorption (used for allergy & TB testing, maximum volume 1-2ml, 25-30 gage needle)
subcutaneous (SC, SQ)
slower absorption than IV or IM, faster than PO (solution must be non-irritating & close to neutral ph, <150ml)
rapid absorption, (provides immediate dilution of irritating substances, may provide large doses)
Butazolidin(®), Butatron(®) (Equi-Phar ButePaste)
Phenylbutazone (aka Bute) (NSAID, muscularskeletal inflammation ) (2 brandnames of)
Butorphanol Tartrate (CNS tranquilizer used as a narcotic pain reliever) (2 brandnames of)
Phenobarbital (CNS tranquilizer used as an anti-seizure drug, euthanasia agent) (2 brandnames of)
Ketaset(®), Vetalar(®), Vetaket(®)
Ketamine (CNS tranquilizer used as an analgesic, amnesia, cataleptic) (3 brandnames of)
Ivomec(®), Heartgard(®), Eqvalan(®)
Ivermectin (anti parasitic, heartworms,earmites) (3 brandnames of)
Fenbendazole (Benzimidazole anti parasitic; roundworm,hookworm,whipworm,1tapeworm) (1brandname)
Hyperadrenocorticism (excessive production of the hormone cortisone from the adrenal gland)
(Benzimidazole) Anti parasitic (drug used for roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, 1tapeworm)
Fenbendazole (drug type?)
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