Do I need a prescription for Propalin syrup?
Propalin Syrup – 100ml is a Prescription Only Veterinary Medicine and by law requires a prescription from your vet.
How much does Propalin cost?
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How much Propalin Can I give my dog?
The recommended dose is 0.8mg phenylpropanolamine/kg bodyweight (equivalent to 1mg/kg phenylpropanolamine hydrochloride/kg) 3 times daily in the feed, corresponding to 0.1 ml Propalin Syrup/5 kg bodyweight 3 times daily. The absorption rate is increased if the product is administered to fasted dogs.
What is Propalin used for?
Phenylpropanolamine (brand names: Proin®, Propalin®, Cystolamine®, Uricon®, Uriflex-PT®) is a sympathomimetic medication used to treat urinary incontinence due to poor muscle tone in the urethral sphincter.
How do you administer Propalin syrup?
Dosage: The recommended dose for Propalin is 1mg/kg bodyweight 3 times daily in the feed corresponding to 0.1 ml Propalin Syrup / 5 kg bodyweight 3 times daily or to 1 drop of Propalin Syrup per 2 kg bodyweight 3 times daily using the dropper.
Does Propalin make dogs sleepy?
Lethargy and inappetence have been reported in a dog following an overdose (2.5 mg/kg three times daily).
How long does it take for Propalin to work?
It worked within 2 days.
Can dogs overdose on Propalin?
In healthy dogs, no side effects were observed at up to 5 times the recommended dosage. However, an overdose of phenylpropanolamine could produce symptoms of excessive stimulation of the sympathic nervous system. Treatment should be symptomatic.
How do you give Propalin to a dog?
Propalin syrup comes in bottles of either 30ml or 100ml and there is a specific graduated dosing syringe for ease of accurate dosing. The dose of Propalin is given three times a day by mouth. Propalin is absorbed better and is therefore more effective if given to fasted dogs, on an empty stomach.
How long should my dog take Proin?
The dogs were given Proin ER for 28 days. Their owners noted how many accidents the dogs had each day. After four weeks, 75 of the 104 dogs who completed the study had no accidents on either tablet.
How long does it take Propalin to work?
Can Propalin make my dog sick?
Propalin can have some side effects, especially at high doses and these are related to over stimulation of the sympathetic nervous system. These include diarrhoea, increased heart rate and blood pressure, restlessness, dizziness and in severe cases, collapse.