- Used in dogs and cats to alleviate bronchospasm or cough
- Used in horses as a bronchodilator.
Available by prescription. This medication works by relaxing the bronchia smooth muscle and opening airways making it easier for the pet to breath. It is used orally and by inhalation.
Dose and Administration
Dogs and Cats: 0.01-0.03 mg/pound by mouth every 8-24 hours. Duration of treatment depends on reason for treatment and response to treatment. Confirm with your veterinarian.
May see increased heart rate, tremors, excitement, restlessness, dizziness, or nervousness. These tend to be dose related and mild.