Ventipulmin Syrup (100ml)


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Help Horses Breathe Easier.
VENTIPULMIN Syrup, for the management of horses affected with airway obstruction, such as occurs in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Each mL contains Clenbuterol HCI 72.5 mcg. The only FDA approved oral bronchodilator for use in horses. Palatable, sugary syrup that is well-tolerated by horses.Two-fold mechanism of action which provides smooth muscle bronchodilation and improved clearance of mucus from the airways. Optimum level of treatment with treat-to-effect dose schedule. Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Should not be used in pregnant mares near term. Because tachycardia may occur, VENTIPULMIN Syrup should not be used in horses suspected of having cardiovascular impairment. Treatment starting with doses higher than the initial dose is not recommended. Mild sweating, muscle tremor, restlessness, urticaria and tachycardia may be observed in some horses during the first few days of treatment. Please consult package insert for complete product information.

Administer orally twice a day.
Initial dosage: administer 0.5 mL/100 lbs (0.8 mcg/kg) for 3 days (6 treatments);
If no improvement, administer 1.0 mL/100 lbs (1.6 mcg/kg) for 3 days (6 treatments);
If not improvement, administer 1.5 mL/100 lbs (2.4 mcg/kg) for 3 days (6 treatments);
If no improvement administer 2.0 mL/100 lbs (3.2 mcg/kg) for 3 day (6 treatments); If no improvement, horse is non-responder to clenbuterol and treatment should be discontinued.
Recommended duration of treatment at effective dose is 30 days. At the end of this 30-day treatment period, drug should be withdrawn to determine recurrence of signs. If signs return, the 30 day treatment regimen may be repeated. If repeating treatment, the step-wise dosage schedule should be repeated.

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