Flashcards in Phenothiazines & Butyrophenones Deck (13):
What are three phenothiazine drugs?
acepromazine, promazine, chlorpromazine, triflupromazine
What is one butyrophenone drug?
What drug combination goes under the trade name innovar-vet?
droperidol + fentanyl
What are some properties of phenothiazines?
water soluble, may be mixed with other drugs
What routes of administration can be used to administer phenothiazines?
oral, SQ, IM, IV
What is the duration of phenothiazines?
4-8 hours, longer in geriatrics and patients with liver disease
What is the dosage of acepromazine for dogs?
max used at NSU .05 mg/lb
What is the maximum dose of acepromazine in dogs?
4 mg TOTAL
What is the dosage of acepromazine for cats?
.1 mg/lb used at NSU
What is the dosage of acepromazine for the horse?
What is the dosage of acepromazine for the cow?
.02 - .04 mg/lb
What are the effects of acepromazine?
sedation, mental calming, NO analgesia, antiemetic, antidysrhythmic, antihistamine