Anipryl (selegiline hydrochloride) is indicated for the control of clinical signs associated with canine cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS) and control of clinical signs associated with uncomplicated canine pituitary dependent hyperadrenocorticism (PDH). Anipryl requires a prescription from your veterinarian.
Anipryl should not be given with antidepressants such as Prozac. Do not use in pregnant or nursing animals. If any serious side effects occur (difficulty breathing, hives, agitation; swelling of the lips, tongue or face), stop giving Anipryl and seek emergency veterinary care. Tell your veterinarian about any other medical conditions your pet has. Anipryl may cause drowsiness or dizziness.
Anipryl (Pfizer Animal Health)
Give the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and give the next one as directed. Do not give a double dose of the medication.
Concurrent use of Anipryl with ephedrine, opioids, phenylpropanolamine, other MAO inhibitors (such as amitraz), and several classes of antidepressants is not recommended. Do not use in dogs with known hypersensitivity to the drug. In clinical studies, the most common adverse events were vomiting, diarrhea or changes in behavior, such as hyperactivity or restlessness. Talk to your veterinarian if you find any of the above side effects.
Should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat.
Give this medication as directed by your veterinarian. Keep plenty of water of water available for your pet to drink. Do not give more of this medication than is prescribed without consulting your veterinarian.
Dogs: (when used for cognitive dysfunction)
|All weights||The dose for canine cognitive dysfunction is 0.2mg-0.45mg per pound of body weight. It may take up to one month or more to see improvement|
Dogs: (when used for Cushing's disease)
|All weights||The usual starting dose to treat Cushing's disease is 0.45mg per pound of pet's body weight given once a day in the morning. If no result within two months, may increase to 0.9mg per pound of pet's body weight. If still no response after one month of the increased dose, reevaluate the pet|
|Do not use!|
|Do not use!|
|Selegiline Hydrochloride||10 mg|
|Selegiline Hydrochloride||15 mg|
|Selegiline Hydrochloride||30 mg|