Help improve your pet's quality of life if he/she suffers from hyperadrenocorticism by using Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane). What is Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane)? Vetoryl is a prescription medication used in the treatment of hyperadrenocorticism, also known as Cushing's Disease, in dogs. Cushing's Disease is a condition where too much of the hormone cortisol is produced What are the benefits of Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane)? Promising treatment for Cushing's Disease in dogs Treats both pituitary-dependent and adrenal-dependent cases Fewer & less severe side-effects reported than Mitotane Controls excess production of cortisol. Formulated for: dogs How is this medication given? Vetoryl capsules are given orally with food. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. How does this medication work? Vetoryl contains trilostane, a drug that controls the adrenal gland's excess production of cortisol, which is a hormone that regulates many body processes, and is released in increase amounts during stress. What results can I expect? Vetoryl is not a cure for Cushing's Disease, but can help control the symptoms. Generally improvement will be seen in several weeks. Each individual dog responds to Vetoryl differently, but the goal of therapy is to decrease the symptoms related to Cushing's disease (increased thirst and appetite, poor hair coat, etc.). In most cases, the therapy needs to be continued for the life of the dog. If Vetoryl is discontinued, signs will reappear. What form(s) does Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane) come in? Capsule Common Brand Name: Trilostane Dose and Administration: Dosage depends on the weight of the dog. Follow your veterinarian™s exact instructions. Possible Side Effects: In rare cases poor/reduced appetite, vomiting, lethargy/dullness, diarrhea, and weakness. Occasionally, more serious reactions, including severe depression, hemorrhagic diarrhea, collapse, hypoadrenocortical crisis or adrenal necrosis/rupture may occur. Precautions: Do not give this medication to dogs with kidney or liver disease. Vetoryl capsules should not be given to dogs taking certain medications or dogs that are pregnant. See package insert for complete product information. Storage: Store at controlled room temperature, between 59° and 77°F (15°-25°C). A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Vetoryl Capsules (Trilostane). Size: 120 mg.
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