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Amitriptyline Transdermal Gel (Compounded) Rx

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* This specialty medication is compounded by hand by skilled VetRxDirect pharmacy technicians following strict regulations to keep your pet safe. A minimum amount per compounded medication of $49.99 is required. When an amount less than the minimum is purchased the difference will be added to your invoice.

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Compounded Amitriptyline Transdermal Gel for Cats

Amitriptyline is a prescription anti-depressant drug called a tricyclic, that affects certain chemicals in the brain that are unbalanced. It it used to control behavior problems in dogs and cats such as anxiety, separation anxiety, excessive grooming, and urine spraying in cats. It is also used in the treatment of chronic nerve pain and severe itching. If your pet has been diagnosed with a behavior disorder your veterinarian may prescribe an antidepressant medication like Amitriptyline. The Amitriptyline transdermal gel is applied topically to a hairless portion of the skin, typically the inner side of the ear lobe, where it absorbs through the skin into the bloodstream. This method is suggested for pets who are difficult to administer oral medication. It is compounded in 2mg, 2.5mg, 3.5mg, 5mg, 7.5mg, 10mg, and 12.5mg strengths. Consult with your pet’s veterinarian before administering this medication.  

What you should about Amitriptyline Transdermal Gel:

  • Read and follow the prescription label carefully for storage information, possible side effects, and drug interactions.
  • Give the exact amount prescribed and only as often as directed.
  • Do not skip doses or stop giving the medication without consulting your veterinarian.
  • Protective finger cots or examination gloves should be worn when applying transdermal gels.
  • Beyond Use Date: Due to the shelf life of this medication, it is recommended that this product is used within 20 days of the compounding date.