Veterinary Articles

This page is devoted to pets and veterinary compounding.  The articles below will be updated often to give owners and veterinarians information regarding veterinary compounding.

Bladder Cancer
This article discusses bladder cancer in dogs and the use of piroxicam.  Canine Urinary Bladder Cancer

Carbimazole
This article discusses hyperthyroid disease in cats.  It discusses the use of carbimazole.  Carbimazole is similar to methimazole but may have fewer side effects. Hyperthyroidism in Cats

DES
This article is about the use of DES in dogs with incontinence.  DES

Methimazole
This article is about the use of transdermal methimazole for cats.  Transdermal Methimazole in the Treatment of 16 Cats with Hyperthyroidism

Another article about the use of transdermal methimazole in cats.  Evaluating Transdermal Medication Forms for Veterinary Patients, Part 3: Methimazole

This article discussed hyperthyroid disease in cats.  Besides using methimazole, it also discusses the use of carbimazole.  Carbimazole is similar to methimazole but may have fewer side effects. Hyperthyroidism in Cats

Metronidazole Benzoate
This article discusses the pros and cons of using metronidazole benzoate in cats.  To Benzoate or not to Benzoate: Cats are the Question

Potassium Bromide
This is a nice article regarding the use of potassium bromide for dogs with seizure disorders.  Potassium Bromide

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