Megestrol Acetate aids in the regulation of female dog heat cycles and the prevention of false pregnancies. It achieves these outcomes by mimicking the feminine hormone progesterone with a synthetic molecule.
Who is Megestrol Acetate Tablet for?
Female dogs only.
Why use Megestrol Acetate Tablet?
This product was created to help female dogs manage their heat cycles while also preventing erroneous pregnancies.
How does Megestrol Acetate Tablet work?
The synthetic drug Megestrol, which is manufactured to imitate the natural female hormone progesterone, is used in this product to control female canine heat cycles.
How is Megestrol Acetate Tablet sold?
Sold per Tablet in strengths of 20 mg or 40 mg
What are the side effects of Megestrol Acetate Tablet?
Non-severe potential side effects may include: Nausea Vomiting Dizziness Mild shortness of breath Weakness Headache Vaginal bleeding Sweating Insomnia If your pet exhibits these or any other symptom, notify a veterinarian. Symptoms of a serious side effect may include: Allergic response (with signs like difficulty breathing, lip swelling, tongue swelling, facial swelling, or hives) Sudden and severe headache Changes in vision Swollen legs If your exhibits any of these serious symptoms, discontinue treatment and seek emergency treatment.
What special precautions are there?
The efficacy of insulin can be affected by this medication, which can result in a spike in blood sugar. Prior to use, tell your veterinarian if your pet takes insulin. Ensure that your pet has constant access to clean drinking water. Only for use in female dogs. If your dog is nearing the first estrus cycle or has already started it, this product should not be administered. Do not administer to pregnant dogs. Do not administer to cats. Keep away from children and animals.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Megestrol Acetate Tablet?
Keep at a temperature at or under 77 degrees Fahrenheit.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.