Medical treatment of neurologic diseases of dogs and cats

Isabelle Valente Neves, Eduardo Alberto Tudury, Ronaldo Cassimiro da Costa

Abstract


A revision of the current literature regarding medical management of neurological diseases of dogs and cats is presented. The indications, doses, and duration of the recommended treatment of several medications are reviewed. The authors have reviewed analgesics, antibiotics, anticonvulsants, barbiturates, anticolinesterasics, antifungals, antifibrinolytics, steroidal and non-steroidal antiinflammatory, antineoplastics, antipsychotics, anxiolytics, antidepressants, free radical scavengers, diuretics, drugs used in the treatment of micturition disorders, phytotherapeutics, nutraceuticals, muscle relaxants and vitamins.


Keywords


Medical management; Neurological diseases; Neurology; Dogs and cats



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5433/1679-0359.2010v31n3p745

Semina: Ciênc. Agrár.
Londrina - PR
E-ISSN 1679-0359
DOI: 10.5433/1679-0359
E-mail: semina.agrarias@uel.br
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