Petoral K Tablets
Mfd/Mktd by: TTK Healthcare Ltd
Dosage form: Tablets
Strip of 10 Tablets in a monocarton, Box of 5 Strips
Ingredients & Composition:
Each tablet contains
Ketoconazole IP 200 mg
(scored flavoured tablets for easy and convenient dosing )
Description / Action:
Petoral-K tablet contains ketoconazole for dogs. It is an antifungal which works by inhibiting fungal cell wall. It is recommended only during chronic or severe fungal infections like Malasezzia dermatitis/Otitis, Dermatophytosis in concurrence with topical treatment. It is effective against fungal infections of lymph nodes, skin, nails, respiratory system, bones and other body parts.
Indication / Uses / Benefits:
Also effective in the treatment of Cushing’s Disease in dogs
Dosage and administration:
5-10 mg/kg bw once daily (duration depends on disease condition & response to medication)
To be administered along with food for maximal absorption.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Store in a cool place/ at room temperature away from heat and light. Not for human use.
Safety / Contraindications / Side-Effects:
Overdosing may result in to side effects like dizziness, vomiting, loss of appetite etc. Serum liver enzymes level to be monitored during long-term or high-dose therapy.
Liver supplement (Tefroli forte) is recommended as a supportive. Concurrent use with immunosuppressant drugs like cyclosporine, steroids etc must be avoided.
Substitute: K-Pet Tablets,