Doxorubicin HCl 2mg/mL Injection for dogs and cats.
Antineoplastic for dogs and cats
Pronunciation – (dox-oh-roo-bi-sin)
Vial Size: 100mL
Doxorubicin HCl 2mg/mL injections for dogs and cats is the most widley used antineoplastic agent at present in small animal medicine. It may be useful in the treatment of a variety of lymphomas, carcinomas, leukemias, and sarcomas in both the dog and cat, either alone or in combination protocols.
Adverse Effects: Clients must be briefed on the possibilities of severe toxicity developing from this drug, including drug-related mortality. Clients should contact the veterinarian if the patient exhibits clinical signs of profound depression, abnormal bleeding (including diarrhea) and/or bruising. Avoid skin contact with urine or feces for treated animals for at least 21 days after treatment.
Other Names: Adriamycin®, and Doxil®
For Intravenous Use Only
Warning: Severe cellulitis vesication and tissue necrosis will occur if doxorubicin is extravasated during administration.
Specialty Veterinary Pharmacy does not make any claims of efficacy for this medication. These medications is not an FDA approved for cats and dogs.