Cerenia 16 mg 4 tablets

Cerenia 16 mg 4 tablets
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What is Cerenia?

Cerenia treats vomiting and motion sickness in dogs. It contains the active ingredient, maropitant citrate. Maropitant citrate blocks certain signals in your pet’s brain to help prevent vomiting. While other medications can make your pet drowsy, Cerenia does not. It effectively manages motion sickness without sedating your dog.

For:

Dogs (8 weeks of age or older)

Benefits:

  • Prevents acute vomiting and vomiting due to motion sickness in dogs
  • Non-sedating
  • Comes in 4 different size tablets for various weight classes

How it works?

Cerenia is considered an antiemetic. It helps control acute vomiting and vomiting due to motion sickness in dogs. Vomiting occurs when a certain substance called substance P in the brain is triggered. Maropitant citrate, the ingredient in Cerenia, blocks substance P thus controlling the vomiting reaction.

Storage:

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

Use only as directed on package or instructions given by your veterinarian.
For Weight range (lbs) Weight range (kg) Dosage
Prevention of Acute Vomiting 2.2-8.8lbs 1-4kg 1/2 16mg tablet daily (green box)
8.9-17.6lbs 4.1-8kg one 16mg tablet daily (green box)
17.7-26.4lbs 8.1-12kg one 24mg tablet daily (purple box)
26.5-52.8lbs 12.1-24kg two 24mg tablets daily (purple box)
52.9-66lbs 24.1-30kg one 60mg tablet daily (blue box)
66.1-132lbs 30.1-60kg two 60mg tablet daily (blue box)
Prevention of Vomiting Due to Motion Sickness 2.2lbs 1kg 1/2 16mg tablet daily (green box)
2.3-3.3lbs 1.1-1.5kg 1/2 24mg tablet daily (purple box)
3.4-4.4lbs 1.5-2kg one 16mg tablet daily (green box)
4.5-6.6lbs 2.1-3kg One 24mg tablets daily (purple box)
6.7-8.8lbs 3.1-4kg two 16mg tablet daily (green box)
8.9-13.2lbs 4.1-6kg two 24mg tablet daily (purple box)
13.3-16.5lbs 6.1-7.5kg one 60mg tablet daily (blue box)
16.6-22lbs 7.6-10kg 1/2 160mg tablet daily (red box)
22.1-33lbs 10.1-15kg two 60mg tablet daily (blue box)
33.1-44lbs 15.1-20kg one 160mg tablet daily (red box)
44.1-66lbs 20.1-30kg 1-1/2 160mg tablet daily (red box)
66.1-88lbs 30.1-40kg two 160mg tablet daily (red box)
88.1-132lbs 40.1-60kg three 160mg tablet daily (red box)

Cautions

Keep out of the reach of children and pets. This product is not intended for human use or for use in cats. It is for use in dogs only. Do not use Cerenia in dogs with a known hypersensitivity to maropitant citrate. Do not use in dogs less than 16 weeks old. Use this medication with caution in dogs with liver problems or dogs that are pregnant or lactating. Cerenia may interact with some other medications. Therefore, inform your veterinarian of any and all medications your pet may be taking. This is especially important if your pet is currently taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, cardiac drugs, or seizure medications. Finally, if you notice any behavioral or physiological changes in your pet while administering this medication, contact your veterinarian immediately.

Side Effects

If any of the following serious side effects occur, stop giving Cerenia and seek emergency veterinary medical attention: an allergic reaction (difficulty breathing, swelling of the lips, tongue, or face; hives); sudden onset of diarrhea; vomiting; shock; seizures; coma. Other less serious side effects may occur. If any of the following side effects occur, continue to give Cerenia and talk to your veterinarian: drooling, lethargy, drowsiness. Side effects other than those listed in this guide may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome to your pet.