Learn about Methylprednisolone as a synthesized adrenal steroid used systemically to decrease inflammatory and immune responses in horses and also in emergencies for anaphylactic reactions, spinal cord trauma and shock.
Learn how Silver sulfadiazine is used as a topical burn cream on second and third degree burns in horses and why it is effective in preventing the growth of a wide array of bacteria, as well as yeast, on damaged skin.
Learn about Pyrantel pamoate as an effective deworming agent in horses and foals for the many parasites that infest the intestines of the horse.
Learn about Polyglycan, a patented formulation of hyaluronic acid, sodium chondroitin sulfate, and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine as an important component of extracellular tissue structures, including cartilage and synovial fluid in horses' joints.
Learn about Lidocaine HCI as a potent local anesthetic and anti-arrhythmic agent compatible with most commonly used IV infusion solutions and also its use in treating ventricular arrhythmias in horses.
Learn about the Pseudoephedrine HCI USP and Pyrilamine Maleate USP combination added to a palatable corn meal base for use in horses as an antihistamine decongestant.
Learn about Normosol-R as a solution of balanced electrolytes in water administered by intravenous infusion for replacement of acute losses of fluid to treat dehydration, during surgery, and in treating diseases, such as colic in horses.
Learn how Lutalyse is used to control estrus time in estrous-cycling mares and how it serves as an aid in scheduling stallions for breeding purposes.
Learn why Ventipulmin Syrup is used as a bronchodilator for the treatment of reversible respiratory disease in horses as it relieves bronchospasms, increases mucous secretions, improves airway resistance, and improves mucociliary transport by decreasing thickness of mucous.
Learn why Firocoxib a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID is a quick-acting treatment for osteoarthritis in horses, a painful condition caused by progressive damage of cartilage and other parts of the joints that leads to lameness.