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  • Oxazepam is used as an appetite stimulant and to relieve anxiety. Oxazepam is a benzodiazepine. This class of medicines is used to slow down the nervous system.

  • Veterinary palliative medicine is a philosophy of care in which a decision has been made to decline or withdraw the pursuit of curative therapy for a life-limiting illness. Some diseases that we treat in dogs are managed over the long term without any hope for a cure.

  • Pancrelipase has been prescribed by your veterinarian to help your pet digest fat, protein and sugars in its diet. If pets do not properly digest their food, they can get diarrhea. This medication aids in digestion and therefore, stops the diarrhea.

  • Paroxetine is used to treat a variety of behavioral disorders in dogs and cats. It may be used to correct aggressive behavior, thunderstorm phobias and excessive licking and hair pulling. Paroxetine is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor antidepressant.

  • Penicillin antibiotics are effective against a range of infections caused by gram positive and gram negative bacteria. This medication has been prescribed for your pet to treat a bacterial infection.

  • Pentoxifylline is used in dogs to promote healing and decrease inflammation caused by skin ulcers, especially in Shelties and Collies. This medication may also be used to increase blood flow to areas not getting enough blood.

  • Phenobarbital is used to help control seizures in dogs and cats. It may be used alone or with other medication.

  • Phenoxybenzamine is use to reduce internal urethral sphincter tone. It will allow your pet to pass urine more easily. Phenoxybenzamine is classified as an alpha-adrenergic blocking agent. Phenoxybenzamine may be used for other conditions as determined by your veterinarian.

  • Phenylbutazone is a synthetic non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication used for lowering fever, pain management and to reduce inflammation. It may be prescribed to your pet to treat osteoarthritis, rheumatism and/or inflammation.

  • Phenylpropanolamine is used to treat dogs with urinary incontinence (unable to hold their urine). This medication is classified as an alpha adrenergic stimulant. This medication has also been used to help manage nasal congestion.

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