The dose of APOQUEL® tablets is 0.18 to 0.27 mg/lb (0.4 to 0.6 mg/kg)
APOQUEL should be given twice daily (BID) for up to 14 days of therapy and once daily (SID) thereafter for maintenance
APOQUEL may be given with or without food
APOQUEL may be discontinued without tapering
Indications Control of pruritus associated with allergic dermatitis and control of atopic dermatitis in dogs at least 12 months of age.
Important Safety Information Do not use APOQUEL in dogs less than 12 months of age or those with serious infections. APOQUEL may increase the chances of developing serious infections, and may cause existing parasitic skin infestations or pre-existing cancers to get worse. APOQUEL has not been tested in dogs receiving some medications including some commonly used to treat skin conditions such as corticosteroids and cyclosporine. Do not use in breeding, pregnant, or lactating dogs. Most common side effects are vomiting and diarrhea. APOQUEL has been used safely with many common medications including parasiticides, antibiotics and vaccines.
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