If your pet struggles with seasonal allergies, Vetadryl may be able to help. These easy-to-feed, chicken-flavored, chewable tablets are specifically formulated to help with the unpleasant symptoms of allergies, and they may also help relieve motion sickness, as well as the symptoms of bug bites. Vetadryl is available in two strengths to easily dose your pet at the strength he needs for relief.
For use in animals where antihistamine treatment is indicated.
Possible Side Effects
Side effects that usually are not serious include: The most common side effect, which is often desirable, is sleepiness. Most animals will become tolerant to this effect with time and will not get as sleepy when given the medication. Cats, in particular, may become unusually excited while taking this drug. Dry mouth and trouble urinating (eg, straining) are possible but not common. Infrequently, diphenhydramine may cause gastrointestinal distress such as vomiting, decreased appetite, or diarrhea. You don’t have to be overly concerned if you see any of these signs unless they are severe, worsen, or continue to be a problem. Contact your veterinarian if this happens.
Drug & Food Interactions
No serious Food and Drug Interactions have been reported.
For oral use only. Use under veterinary supervision. Common side effects may include sedation, ataxia, reduced coordination, gastric upset, thickening of bronchial secretions, and increased urine output. Do not use in patients with known hypersensitivity to diphenhydramine, other antihistamines with similar chemical structure, or any ingredient in the formulation. Use with caution in patients with glaucoma, history of gastric irritation or ulcer, bowel or bladder obstruction, prostatic hypertrophy, active or a history of lower respiratory disease (e.g., bronchial asthma), hyperthyroidism, seizures or cardiovascular disease (e.g., hypertension).
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