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Cyclosporin

Why has my veterinarian prescribed this medicine?

Cyclosporin is an immunosuppressive agent. It is used to reduce the body’s natural immunity. An ointment for the eye is also available for treating keratoconjuctivitis sicca (dry eye syndrome).

How do I give this medication?

Oral

Eye ointment or drops

  • Apply to the eye as directed by the veterinarian.
  • What if I miss giving a dose?

    Give the dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose, and continue with the regular schedule. Do not give the pet two doses at once.

    How do I store this medicine?

    Potential Side Effects

    Possible Drug Interactions

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