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Misoprostol

Why has my veterinarian prescribed this medicine?

Misoprostol is used to prevent stomach ulcers when non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication is given to pets. This medication helps the stomach protect itself against acid damage. It also decreases transit of acid produced by the stomach. This medication may be used for other conditions as determined by your veterinarian.

How do I give this medication?

What do I do 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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