Designing your in-clinic protocols is now easier than ever. The CERENIA® (maropitant citrate) Injectable label has been updated to include intravenous administration for use in dogs and cats 4 months of age and older.
IV Administration In Dogs and Cats
Two studies prove bioequivalence between subcutaneous and intravenous administration1,2
Each patient given maropitant citrate solution for injection at 1mg/kg IV or SC
Presence of parent compound in IV and SC administration was similar and covered 24 hours in both canine and feline studies
No reported pain on injection two safety studies3,4
Dogs and cats administered maropitant citrate at 0, 1, or 3 mg/kg/day once daily for 5 consecutive days
No test article-related effects on survival or clinical findings
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION: Use CERENIA Injectable for vomiting in cats 4 months and older; use subcutaneously for acute vomiting in dogs 2 to 4 months of age or either subcutaneously or intravenously in dogs 4 months of age and older. Use CERENIA Tablets for acute vomiting in dogs 2 months and older, and for prevention of vomiting due to motion sickness in dogs 4 months and older. Safe use has not been evaluated in cats and dogs with gastrointestinal obstruction, or those that have ingested toxins. Use with caution in cats and dogs with hepatic dysfunction. Pain/vocalization upon injection is a common side effect. In people, topical exposure may elicit localized allergic skin reactions, and repeated or prolonged exposure may lead to skin sensitization. Please see full Prescribing Information.
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