Today's Veterinary Practice

MAY-JUN 2018

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Hidden Disease. Visible Answer. As your experts in endocrinology, Dechra Veterinary Products is proud to offer ZYCORTAL ® Suspension (desoxycorticosterone pivalate injectable suspension) NADA 141-444, Approved by FDA CAUTION: Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian. Dechra is a registered trademark of Dechra Pharmaceuticals PLC. Zycortal is a registered trademark of Dechra Limited. As with all drugs, side effects may occur. In fi eld studies the most common side effects reported were polyuria, polydipsia, depression/ lethargy, inappropriate urination, alopecia, decreased appetite/anorexia, panting, vomiting, diarrhea, shaking/trembling, polyphagia, urinary tract infection, urinary tract incontinence and restlessness. ZYCORTAL Suspension should be used with caution in dogs with congestive heart disease, edema, severe renal disease or primary hepatic failure. Dogs presenting in Addison an crisis must be rehydrated with appropriate intravenous therapy before starting treatment with ZYCORTAL suspension. Refer to the prescribing information for complete details or visit • Replacement therapy for mineralocorticoid defi ciency in dogs with primary hypoadrenocorticism (Addison's Disease) • FDA approved for subcutaneous use • 4mL vial of 25mg/mL suspension • Available direct from your preferred distributor • Three year shelf life from the date of manufacture SUSPENSION (desoxycorticosterone p i v a l a t e i n j e c t a b l e s u s p e n s i o n ) Z Y C O R T A L ® Call Dechra's Technical Support team at (866) 933-2472 for information on ZYCORTAL Suspension or the diagnosis and management of Addison's Disease. FREE CE ON ADDISON'S DISEASE Learn how to diagnose and treat Addison's Disease from one of the top minds in the fi eld of Veterinary Endocrinology, Dr. Audrey Cook. This course is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 2.00 CE Credits for both veterinarians and technicians. Each module earns you 1.00 CE Credit in the Scientifi c category. This course is free to veterinarians and technicians through Dechra Academy at

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