Fescue toxicosis can be very costly to a horse owner especially when it results in death of the mare and/or foal. Equidone® Gel (domperidone) is the only FDA vet-labeled product for preventing clinical signs associated with fescue toxicosis in periparturient mares when administered orally at 1 cc/kg 10-15 days prior to expected foaling date.
For use in: horses
For prevention of fescue toxicosis in periparturient mares.
Active(s): EQUIDONE Gel is supplied in disposable, multi-dose, 25 cc syringes, each containing 2.75 g of domperidone suspended in an oral gel. Each cc of gel contains 110 mg of domperidone.
Size: 25 mL
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CAUTION: Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian. Side effects of using EQUIDONE Gel may be premature lactation and failure of passive transfer (FPT) of immunoglobulins to the foal. FPT can occur even when mares are not dripping milk. Refer to the prescribing information for complete details. Equidone Package Insert
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