K-BroVet 250mg per chewable

K-BroVet 250mg per chewable
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What is K-BroVet?

K-BroVet is a potassium bromide drug used to treat seizures in dogs. It works by altering the cell membrane of neuronal cells.

For:

Dogs

Benefits:

  • Contains Vitamin B12, which helps maintain healthy neurological function
  • Helps treat seizures in dogs
  • Can be used in combination with other anti-seizure medications as prescribed by your veterinarian
  • Anticonvulsant used in the treatment of seizures

How it works?

The potassium bromide in K-BroVet works at the cellular level to decrease seizure activity by depressing nerve activity and excitability.

Storage:

Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat.

  • The dosages below are recommended only. You should always check with your veterinarian first.
Weight range (lbs) Dosage
All weights For a loading dose to achieve a serum level of 1 mg/ml is give 54.5 mg/lb once a day for 5 days, then reduce to 13.6 mg/lb once a day. To achieve a serum level of 1.5 mg/ml, give 72.7 mg/lb once a day for 5 days, then reduce to 18 mg/lb once a day.

Cautions

Keep out of reach of children and pets. K-BroVet is not intended for human use. Use in dogs only. Do not use in pets with a known hypersensitivity to Bromide. Use with caution in older dogs. The safety of K-BroVet has not been established in young dogs or pregnant or nursing dogs. Do not use in cats. K-BroVet may interact with some other medications. Inform your veterinarian of any and all medications your pet may be taking. This is especially important if your pet is currently taking medications containing chloride or halothane anesthesia. If you notice any behavioral or physiological side effects when administering this medication, contact your veterinarian immediately.

Side Effects

If your pet experiences an allergic reaction, signs may include facial swelling, hives, scratching, and sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures or coma. If these signs occur, contact your veterinarian immediately. Side effects such as transient drowsiness when used with other anticonvulsant medications may last a few weeks. Change in appetite, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, and incoordination may also occur as well as increased thirst and urination. Dogs may also develop skin rashes or behavior changes. Cats may also develop a respiratory condition similar to asthma. Bromide salts have been associated with the development of pancreatitis. Symptoms may include loss of appetite, abdominal pain, and vomiting. When giving high doses, side effects may include severe vomiting, muscle pain, twitching, staggering, inability to use one or more limbs. If any of these symptoms occur, contact the veterinarian.