Cerenia (maropitant citrate) Rx
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Cerenia (maropitant citrate) Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

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

What are Cerenia Tablets for Dogs and Cats?

  • Cerenia is a prescription medication that contains Maropitant Citrate. 
  • Maropitant Citrate is an antiemetic medication that is used to relieve nausea and vomiting.
  • Cerenia is non-sedating.

Why do cats and dogs use Cerenia?

  • Your veterinarian may prescribe an antiemetic like Cerenia if your dog suffers from motion sickness or acute vomiting.
  • Cerenia helps prevent symptoms of nausea and the motion sickness that might be experienced during car rides.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Cerenia?

  • Some dogs may vomit after taking Cerenia. Talk to your veterinarian about whether you should give the Cerenia with small amounts of food.
  • Do not wrap Cerenia tablets tightly in treats or pill maskers. This may prevent the drug from being released into the stomach.
  • Don't use Cerenia with puppies less than 8 weeks old as bone marrow problems may develop.
  • Side effects are unusual. Contact your veterinarian you notice an issue with drooling, lethargy, sleepiness, lack of appetite, or diarrhea.

How do you use Cerenia?

  • To relieve motion sickness, your veterinarian may tell you to feed your dog or cat a snack 3 hours before traveling, and then give the Cerenia 1 hour later.
  • Wash your hands immediately after handling Cerenia.

What is in Cerenia?

  • Cerenia contains the drug Maropitant Citrate. 
  • Maropitant Citrate is an antiemetic medication that is used to relieve nausea and vomiting.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Cerenia 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 Cerenia?

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