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METIONIN GEL

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Metionina gel
  • Active substances: DL-Methionine, Sodium Benzoate
  • Adjuvant or preventive gel in urolithiasis; reduces ammonia smell of urine, additional source of methionine
  • Target species: dogs, cats
  • Administration: Oral use
  • Packing: 60 g

 

COMPOZITION

100 g gel contains:

DL-Methionine……………………………………………………. 8 g

Sodium benzoate…………………………………………………. 1 g

Excipient…………………………………………………………. 100 g

 

PHARMACOTHERAPEUTIC ACTION

DL-methionine is an essential amino acid with sulfur acting on lipid and protein metabolism. Prevents or corrects liver fat by releasing choline deficiency in liver protection. Has an acidifying effect on urine.

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TARGET SPECIES

Dogs, cats.

 

INDICATIONS

Adjuvant treatment or preventive of urolithiasis in cats and dogs. Reduce the ammoniac smell of urine. Additional source of methionine, required liver.

 

DOSAGE, ROUTE AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION

It is administered orally. To stimulate interest of animal put a small amount of gel on the nose or methionine directly into its mouth. Extremely high palatability of the product methionine GEL determines animal to eat with pleasure. A teaspoon of methionine GEL (about 5 grams) contains 400 mg dl-Methionine (5.36 mEq).

Recommended dosage:

Cats: 1/2 to 1 teaspoon per day.

Dogs: 1 teaspoon per day.

 

CONTRAINDICATIONS, PRECAUTIONS AND ADVERSE REACTIONS

Do not use concomitantly with other drugs of acidification of urine. Do not use in animals with liver or kidney disease. Do not use in pregnant animals or lactating. Do not use in animals less than 1 year. Gastrointestinal disturbances may occur; taken with food, these effects diminish and efficacy of the product. Methionine can cause hemolytic anemia in cats.

Drugs for acidification of the urine may increase renal excretion of quinidine. Urine acidifying drugs may decrease the effectiveness of aminoglycosides and erythromycin in the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract. In case of overdosing may occur anorexia, methemoglobinemia, cyanosis, ataxia.

 

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD

Not applicable.

 

STORAGE

Store at temperatures below 25 ° C. Keep container tightly closed.

 

PRESENTATION

Tubes of 60 g product. Each tube is packed in a carton box.

 

MANUFACTURER: SC PASTEUR – FILIALA FILIPESTI

PRODUCTS FROM THE CATEGORY: Varia