Antipam

Antipam

Alpha-2 adrenergic receptor reversal agent

For parenteral use in reversing and abolishing the effects of medetomidine hydrochloride in dogs and cats.

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Technical Information

Technical Information

Active Constituent(s)

5 mg/mL Atipamezole hydrochloride

Indications

Antipam is used for rapid and reliable reversal of Medetate® sedation in dogs and cats. The effects of dexmedetomidine hydrochloride can also be reversed by atipamezole.

Dosage

Dose (μg/kg) Volume
DOGS (I/M injection)
5 times that of previous medetomidine hydrochloride dose (50 – 400 μg/kg) The same volume as the medetomidine hydrochloride* or dexmedetomidine hydrochloride** dose
CATS (I/M injection)
2.5 times that of previous medetomidine hydrochloride dose (125 – 375 μg/kg) Half of the volume of the medetomidine hydrochloride* or dexmedetomidine hydrochloride** dose

*When formulated at 1 mg/mL medetomidine hydrochloride
**When formulated at 0.5 mg/mL dexmedetomidine hydrochloride

Product Codes

Size Code
10 mL 504280

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