In stock



Acepromazine Injectable

  • A potent neuroleptic agent with a low order of toxicity
  • Particular value in the tranquilization of dogs, cats and horses
  • Rapid action and lack of hypnotic effect are added advantages

Dogs and Cats:

  • Can be used as an aid in controlling intractable animals during examination, treatment, grooming, x-ray and minor surgical procedures
  • To alleviate itching as a result of skin irritation
  • As an antiemetic to control vomiting associated with motion sickness.
  • Particularly useful as a preanesthetic agent
  1. to enhance and prolong the effects of barbiturates, thus reducing the requirements for general anesthesia
  2. as an adjunct to surgery under local anesthesia.

Acepromazine Injectable Horses:

  • Can be used as an aid in controlling fractious animals during examination, treatment, loading and transportation.
  • Particularly useful when used in conjunction with local anesthesia for firing, castration, neurectomy, removal of skin tumors, ocular surgery and applying casts.

Acepromazine Injectable Administration and Dosage: The dosage should be individualized, depending upon the degree of tranquilization required. As a general rule, the dosage requirement in mg/lb of body weight decreases as the weight of the animal increases.

Acepromazine Maleate Injection may be given intravenously, intramuscularly or subcutaneously. The following schedule may be used as a guide to IV, IM or SC injections:

Dogs: 0.25-0.5 mg/lb of body weight.

Cats: 0.5-1 mg/lb of body weight.

Horses: 2-4 mg/100 lb of body weight.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.


There are no reviews yet.

Main Menu