Apomorphine

Apomorphine

An emetic for use in dogs.

Apomorphine is an agonist of D1 and D2 receptors in the central nervous system.

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Technical Information

Active Constituent(s)

6.5 mg Apomorphine hydrochloride per tablet

Indications

Induction of emesis.

Dosage

For conjunctival or oral administration
0.25 mg/kg (1 tablet/26 kg)
Place the tablet under the conjunctiva or give orally

For subcutaneous administration
Dissolve the tablet in 20 mL Water for Injections or sterile saline or equivalent (0.325 mg/mL)
Dose at 0.08 mg/kg (0.246 mL/kg)

For intravenous administration
Dissolve the tablet in 20mL Water for Injections or sterile saline or equivalent (0.325 mg/mL)
Dose at 0.04 mg/kg (0.123 mL/kg)

Withholding Period(s)

Nil.

Product Codes

Size Code
20 tablets 500490

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