Anthelmintic

Anthelmintics are often used to treat people who have worms in their intestines, but they can also be used to treat animals. Some types of dogs, such as collies and Shelties, are prone to worm infestations and need regular worming treatments to prevent health problems. In other cases, anthelmintics may be prescribed to treat aContinue reading “Anthelmintic”

Antibodies

Antibodies are proteins produced by the immune system to fight disease. They can be found in blood, urine, and other body fluids. There are many different types of antibodies that play a role in protecting your dog from infections and diseases. Antibodies can be categorized into five major groups: IgA, IgD, IgE, IgG and IgM.Continue reading “Antibodies”

Anticoagulant

Anticoagulants are medications that prevent or reduce the formation of blood clots. Anticoagulant drugs are widely used in human medicine and are sometimes used for dogs with certain types of cancer. Why Are Dogs Given Anticoagulants? Anticoagulants are most often prescribed to treat cancer. Some cancers, such as mast cell tumors and osteosarcoma, grow quicklyContinue reading “Anticoagulant”

Antiemetics

Antiemetics are drugs used to control vomiting and nausea. They work by blocking the action of certain chemicals such as histamine, which are produced by the body during an allergic reaction. Antiemetics are often prescribed for dogs with vomiting or diarrhea to relieve symptoms, but they can also be used for dogs that have beenContinue reading “Antiemetics”

Antifungal

Antifungal drugs or medications work by disrupting the growth of fungi. This makes it harder for the fungus to reproduce and spread throughout the body. There are many different types of antifungals available, each with different dosing schedules and side effects. Some antifungals are taken orally, while others are applied directly to the skin orContinue reading “Antifungal”