Dosage and Administration
Discard unused portion within 6 months of first broaching the vial. For intramuscular injection.
|Give 5x the medetomidine dose (50-400 μg/kg) intramuscularly. This equates to the same volume as the medetomidine dose.
|Give 2.5x the medetomidine dose (125-375 μg/kg) intramuscularly. This equates to half the volume of the medetomidine dose. Wagg & Purr® Atipamezole Injection is absorbed quickly and is generally administered 15-60 minutesafter medetomidine.
Atipamezole hydrochloride 5 mg/mL
Wagg & Purr® Medetomidine Injection for parenteral use in reversing and abolishing the effects of medetomidine hydrochloride in dogs and cats.
The use of Wagg & Purr® Atipamezole Injection in pregnant animals has not been established and is therefore not recommended.