Amantadine Rx
100mg Capsule
$1.42 per capsule

Amantadine Rx

Capsule
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Amantadine Capsules for Dogs and Cats?

  • Amantadine is an antiviral medication used for pain relief in dogs and cats.

Why is Amantadine used for dogs and cats?

  • Amantadine is prescribed in the treatment of chronic pain, neurologic pain, and pain associated with osteosarcoma. 
  • Amantadine is typically prescribed with other pain relievers.
  • This medication may be prescribed for other reasons by a veterinarian.

What else should I know about Amantadine?

  • This medication requires a prescription.
  • It may take 7-10 days to reach a desired pain-relieving effect.
  • Your veterinarian may tell you to give Amantadine with or without food.
  • Your veterinarian may prescribe Amantadine with other pain relievers. Amantadine is not usually effective against pain when used alone.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Amantadine?

  • Diarrhea and gas are common side effects.
  • Some agitation (anxious, nervous, upset, unable to relax) may occur particularly early in treatment; contact your veterinarian if serious or persists.
  • Overdoses can be very serious. Keep Amantadine out of the reach of children and other animals.
  • Consult your veterinarian with any questions or concerns regarding the use of this medication for your pet. 

How do you use Amantadine?

  • Give Amantadine capsules by mouth as directed by your veterinarian.

What is in Amantadine?

  •  Amantadine is the active ingredient in this medication. Adamantine is an antiviral drug that also relieves pain.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Amantadine is sold as an FDA-approved, human-labeled generic drug. The brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Amantadine?

  • Dogs and cats may use Amantadine for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.