Atopica (cyclosporine) for Cats Rx
Starting At $47.49

Atopica (cyclosporine) for Cats Rx


$47.49
  • Usually ships the same weekday before 3pm CT with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

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

What is Atopica for Cats?

  • Atopica for cats is a liquid prescription medication used to control skin allergies in cats.
  • The drug in Atopica is Cyclosporine USP MODIFIED. It is NOT interchangeable with Sandimmune.
  • Cyclosporine is an immunosuppressant type of drug which works on the immune system response that causes itching and inflammation in an allergic reaction.

Why do cats and dogs use Atopica?

  • Atopica is prescribed to relieve the inflammation and itching associated with allergic dermatitis or other skin conditions in cats. 
  • It may also be prescribed in the treatment of certain immune system disorders.

What else should I know about Atopica?

  • Atopica does not contain steroids.
  • Treats feline allergic dermatitis and other skin conditions.
  • Contains cyclosporine.
  • Reduces itching, swelling, and lesions.
  • May be prescibed for other skin or immune disorders.
  • Does not contain steroids.
  • Liquid can be mixed with food for easy dosing.
  • The 17 mL vial should be discarded within 11 weeks after opening.
  • The 5 mL vial should be discarded within 2 months after opening.
  • Atopica Oral Solution must ship via ground transportation per Federal Department of Transportation guidelines. Atopica for Cats cannot be sent with expedited shipping.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Atopica?

  • It may take 4-6 weeks to determine if cyclosporine is effective.
  • Vomiting is a very common side effect. 
  • Cyclosporine suppresses the immune system. If your dog or cat has a fever, low energy, or lack of appetite, contact your veterinarian to see if your pet may have an infection.

How do you use Atopica?

  • Give cyclosporine by mouth as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Wear gloves when handling this medication.
  • Pregnant women should be very careful if handling cyclosporine.

What is in Atopica?

  • The drug in Atopica is Cyclosporine USP MODIFIED. It is NOT interchangeable with Sandimmune.
  • Cyclosporine is an immunosuppressant type of drug which works on the immune system response that causes itching and inflammation in an allergic reaction.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Atopica is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

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

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