acepromazine


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acepromazine, acetylpromazine

one of the phenothiazine derivative psychotropic drugs, used in animals as a means of chemical restraint. Its principal value is in quietening and calming frightened and aggressive animals. The standard pharmaceutical preparation, acepromazine maleate, is used extensively in horses, cats and dogs, especially as a preanesthetic agent.
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It was concluded that drug combination with acepromazine, detomidine, xylazine and ketamine cause minimal hematological side effects.
Pain and anxiety behaviors of dogs during intravenous catheterization after premedication with placebo, acepromazine or oxymorphone.
At the end of experiment rats were anesthetized with ketamin and acepromazine.
Karen Overall says that acepromazine is exactly the wrong drug for most behavior modification purposes, and yet it's the one that many veterinarians reach for simply because it's been around a long, long time.
Before slaughter, pigs were weighed and then given an intramuscular injection of acepromazine maleate (0.
Evaluation of the perioperative stress response in dogs administered medetomidine or acepromazine as part of the preanesthetic medication.
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Once penis prolapse was obtained by intravenous administration with acepromazine 30 [micro]g/kg, palpation of the penis revealed a diffuse thickening of the penile shaft with multiple ulcerations involving the inner and outer laminae of the preputial fold.
Historically, Acepromazine, or "Ace," was the drug most commonly used.
We anesthetized captured hog-nosed skunks with a 2:1:1 ratio of ketamine hydrochloride (10 mg/kg), xylaxine (5 mg/kg), and acepromazine (1 mg/kg; Doty and Dowler, 2006) or with 10 mg Telazol (Lariviere and Messier, 1996a).
Association of acepromazine with propofol in Giant Amazon Turtles Podocnemis expansa reared in captivity.