Cyclosporine (modified) Capsules and Liquid for Pets
Prescription Cyclosporine (modified) treats a range of diseases and disorders including allergic reactions related to an overactive immune system. Your veterinarian may prescribe this medication for your dog’s atopic dermatitis or anal fistulas. Cyclosporine (modified) is often indicated for feline asthma.
- Treats atopic dermatitis and anal fistulas in dogs
- Prescribed for asthma in cats
- Effective, affordable alternative to steroids
- Available in capsules and liquid
Cyclosporine (modified) is the generic form of Atopica, which is an immunosuppressive agent that targets the immune system cells, which trigger allergic reactions. This medication is especially effective at treating non-contagious skin diseases in dogs including atopic dermatitis that causes itching, infection, hair loss, and more. Veterinarians also prescribe this medication to treat feline asthma. Cyclosporine (modified), which comes in liquid or capsule form, is a safe effective alternative to steroids and it generally costs less as well.
What you should know about Cyclosporine (modified):
- Talk to your veterinarian before using this product.
- Follow dosing directions exactly - don’t give your pet more medication than directed and don’t skip doses.
- Read the label carefully for information about storage, possible side effects, and drug interactions.
For additional information about Cyclosporine (modified), click the “More Information” and “Package Insert” tabs above.
You can find a human-labeled package insert which provides more detailed information on Cyclosporine Capsules and Solution's indications, forms of administration, and side effects along with other clinical information by following the link below.
This information is written for product use in people, but may be helpful to you when giving the cyclosporine capsules or cyclosporine liquid to your pet.
Cyclosporine is sold as a FDA approved generic drug. Brand varies from order to order and variation to variation. The provided link is directed to the brand available at the time of this publication. VetRxDirect is unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.
Cyclosporine's Package Insert does not take the place of instructions from your veterinarian. Talk to your veterinarian if you do not understand any of the information provided in this document or if you have any questions about Cyclosporine for Dogs and Cats.
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