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Equine Clinical Pharmacology

Focusing on the therapeutic challenges related to the horse's unique anatomy and physiology, this comprehensive text is the first equine specific, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics text available! Covering the principles and use of pharmaceutical products in the equine, this practical reference is organized by either drug class or, where more pertinent, by system. It also provides comprehensive information on drug dose rates that is summarized alphabetically at the end of the book as a formulary of generic drugs.

Hardbound, 408 Pages

Published: April 2004

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-0-7020-2484-9

Contents

  • 1. Basic pharmacological principles for equine veterinary practitioners
    2. Antibacterial drugs
    3. Antiprotozoal drugs
    4. Parasiticides
    5. Drugs acting on the endocrine system
    6. Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal system
    7. Intra-articular medication and chondroprotection
    8. Drugs affecting muscle
    9. Drugs acting on the neurologic system and behavioural modification
    10. Drugs acting on the urinary system
    11. Drugs acting on the reproductive system
    12. Drugs acting on the cardiovascular system
    13. Ophthalmic therapeutics
    14. Anti-inflammatory drugs
    15. Anesthetics, tranquilizers, analgesics
    16. Inhalant therapy and medication for the respiratory system
    17. Fluid therapy
    18. Formulary

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