Acepromazine is a prescription medication in the class of antipsychotics, however it is not typically used in this manner in animals. Acepromazine is primarily used as a sedating medication in dogs.
Acepromazine should always be used with caution because too high of doses can cause too much sedation. Always follow your veterinarian’s directions and keep all follow-up appointments. Acepromazine can cause some rare but serious side effects which include aggression, biting, chewing, and nervousness. Call your veterinarian immediately if your pet expresses these side effects.
You can find a Client Information Sheet which provides a summary of information about Acepromazine Tablets for Pets by following the link below:
If you have questions or concerns about Acepromazine Tablets, or conditions related to its use, contact your pet's veterinarian or pharmacist.
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Generic Acepromazine Tablets' Drug Label for veterinary reference opens in a new window.