Lysodren (Mitotane) Tablets are used to treat Cushing's disease symptoms. This medicine may also be given to treat cancer-related symptoms in the adrenal glands.
Who is Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet for?
Why use Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet?
This medicine is primarily used to treat Cushing's Disease symptoms. It may also be used to treat the signs and symptoms of adrenal cancer, such as adrenal cortical carcinoma.
How does Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet work?
The top two layers of the adrenal glands are where corticosteroid hormones are produced in the body. This medicine reduces adrenal gland function by dissolving those layers, which helps to decrease cortisol production.
HRA Pharma or other generic brand
How is Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet sold?
Single 500 mg tablets
What are the side effects of Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet?
The most common adverse reactions to this product are: Diarrhea Vomiting Nausea Inappetence Other reactions are also possible. If you notice these or any other bothersome or unusual responses, notify a veterinarian.
What special precautions are there?
Administer cautiously to animals taking insulin or spironolactone. Administer cautiously to animals with kidney or liver disease. Do not administer to pregnant animals or those who are allergic to any drug. Keep out of the reach of children.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Lysodren 500 mg, 1 Tablet?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
Make sure your pet has frequent blood tests during treatment with this medicine.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.