Flashcards in Final Exam Quick Review Deck (36):
Emetic of Choice in dogs and why would you use it in dogs?
Why is apomorphine not the emetic of choice in cats?
Cats have less dompamine and less H1 receptors in CRTZ
Appetite stimulant for dogs only and MOA
Antiemetic/Appetite Stimulant that is used in dogs>cats due to dosage
Dopamine antagonist, anti-emetic for dogs > cats
(For reflux, chemotherapy, surgery)
Two main emetics used for cats and why
Xylazine & Dexmedatomidine
-more alpha-2 receptors and more 5HT receptors
Would you give a cat prednisone or prednisolone? Why?
Prednisolone- cats, horses, and patients in hepatic failure may not convert prednisone to prednisolone
Appetite stimulant in cats>dogs
(Do not give orally)
Appetite stimulant in cats > dogs
Effect of propofol on cats if given for 5+ consecutive days
Heinz Body Anemia
T/F: Diazepam should only be given to cats orally
FALSE: Diazepam should only be given IV to cats
Effective anti-emetic in cats
Which drug is contraindicated in cats because it can cause asthma/eosinophilic pneumonitis?
Which drug is contraindicated in cats because it can cause diabetes after several months?
Which drug is contraindicated in cats due to toxicity to liver and bone marrow?
What class of drug is maropitant? What ROA is contraindicated in cats?
Anti-Emetic (Maropitant = Cerenia)
Oral contraindicated in cats
T/F phosphate enemas are contraindicated in cats
Reversal to Xylazine
Reversal to opiods
Reversal to benzodiazepines
Reversal to dexmedatomidine
Which is the only ROA approved for calcium chloride?
No more than ___% dextrose
No more than 5% dextrose
Only insulin that can be given IV?
Regular insulin (Humulin R)
Which drug is contraindicated with ketoconazole?
___________ is the mechanistic antagonist for apomorphine but CONTRAINDICATED in gastric obstructions
Which drug should not be given with antacids because it requires a low pH?
What drug is contraindicated with biliary oobstruction?
DoC (drug of choice) for Malignant Hyperthermia
DoC for Acute tx of seizures
DoC for chronic treatment of seizures (unless contraindicated by side effects)
DoC as an anti-emetic (NK1 antagonist)
DoC for H2 blockers
DoC for NSA ID induced gastric ulcers
DoC for Megacolon or constipation in cats
DoC for respiratory distress (kappa agonist, mu ANTagonist)