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DEPO-MEDROL® Sterile Aqueous Suspension is an anti-inflammatory steroid used for treatment of certain allergies, skin conditions and types of arthritis. Labeled for use in horses, it is used for the treatment of pain and lameness associated with acute localized arthritic conditions and generalized arthritic conditions including osteoarthritis, tendinitis, synovitis and myositis. It is especially beneficial in relieving pruritis and inflammation of allergic dermatitis.

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    • Twice as active as prednisolone in anti-inflammatory potency
    • Provides relief from pain within 12 to 24 hours of intrasynovial injection
    • Average duration of pain relief is three to four weeks, in some cases longer
    • Part of the trusted equine pain and sedation portfolio from Zoetis
    • The usual intramuscular dose for horses is 200 mg, repeated as necessary
    • The average initial dose for intrasynovial use in horses is 120 mg with a range from 40 mg to 240 mg
    • 20 mg/mL (20-mL vial)
    • 40 mg/mL (5-mL vial)

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION: Do not use DEPO-MEDROL in animals with tuberculosis, peptic ulcer and Cushing’s syndrome. Use with extreme caution in pregnant animals. Watch for evidence of concurrent infection. See full Prescribing Information.




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