Help improve your pet™s quality of life if he/she suffers from psychoneurotic patients with depression and/or anxiety by using Doxepin HCI Capsules. What is Doxepin HCl Capsules? Doxepin HCl is recommended for the treatment of pyschoneurotic patients with depression and/or anxiety. What are the benefits of Doxepin HCl Capsules? Prescription medication for pets suffering with depression or anxiety. Easy to administer capsule. Formulated for: Dogs How is this medication given? Doxepin HCl Capsules is given by mouth. Duration of treatment depends on the reason for and response to treatment. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed. What results can I expect? Doxepin HCl Capsules will not cure allergies, but can help reduce the symptoms. The effects will disappear if the medication is discontinued. Results may not be immediate and it can take several weeks to see improvement. What form(s) does Doxepin HCl Capsules come in? tablets. Generic Name: Doxepin HCl Capsules is a generic medication br> Dose and Administration: Little evidence to support any dosage recommendation, but most recommend dosages of 1.5-3 mg/lbs, although some put limits on the maximum dose per dog (50 mg and 150 mg per dog have been noted). Only give Doxepin HCl Capsules to the pet it has been prescribed for. Ask veterinarian for dosage before administering medication. Uses: The primary use for doxepin in veterinary medicine is the adjunctive therapy of psychogenic dermatoses, particularly those that have an anxiety component. Possible Side Effects: While doxepin has less potential for cardiac adverse effects than many other tricyclics, it can cause ventricular arrhythmias, particularly after overdoses. In dogs, it may also cause hyperexcitability, GI distress, or lethargy. However, potential adverse effects can run the entire gamut of systems. Other side effects are possible. Contact your veterinarian at once if your pet is acting ill in any way after taking Doxepin HCl Capsules. Drug and Food Interactions: Do not give your pet aged cheese or use flea/tick collars while your pet is on Doxepin because it can cause toxicity and possibly death. It may take several weeks to see the effects of doxepin. Give the medication at the same time(s) each day. Other foods and drugs can interact with this medication, so contact your VetRxDirect Pharmacist or your pet's veterinarian before starting anything new. Other drug interactions may occur. Storage: Store hydroxyzine products protected from direct sunlight in tight, light-resistant containers at room temperature. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Doxepin HCl Capsules.
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