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Medication for the Cushing's Disease in Dogs

Cushing's disease is a serious disease it occurs due to the over secretion of hormone cortisol. It is secreted by the adrenal glands. This problem becomes severe when the dog gets older. It can affect any breed of dogs so from time to time diagnose is required. Also note that the exact reason of this disease is not known so after observing the symptoms Aveterinarian’s visit is recommended so that the disease can be identified and proper medication can be prescribed for your pet.

 

Hialeah Gardens, FL -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/10/2014 -- Cushing's disease is a serious disease it occurs due to the over secretion of hormone cortisol. It is secreted by the adrenal glands. This problem becomes severe when the dog gets older. It can affect any breed of dogs so from time to time diagnose is required. Also note that the exact reason of this disease is not known so after observing the symptoms Aveterinarian’s visit is recommended so that the disease can be identified and proper medication can be prescribed for your pet.

Main symptoms that one notices in the pet dogs are: weak pulse, low temperature, loss of hair, pain in the abdomen, bloody feces, depression, increased thirst, anorexia, vomiting, shaking, diarrhea, dehydration, collapsing episodes and increased urination. This disease can be life threatening if timely proper attention is not administered.

LYS1 Lysodren(mitotane) is a great choice of medication in this problem. Lysodren erodes the uppermost part of the adrenal gland so that overproduction of the cortisol can be stopped. Milotane is the important active agent in this product. It targets the adrenal gland. Thus adrenal gland starts secreting cortisol in the balanced amount.

Though this product is safe but some very vital precaution measures must be taken with this product. This product is designed only for the dogs. Do not give this product to any other type of animal. This product should not be given to the pregnant dogs. Dogs with lactating, and kidney or liver failure also come in the exception cases. Keep it out of the rich of the children. Pregnant women should avoid touching this medicine.

Some general side effects are also noticed due to the use of this product. These adverse effects are: Reduced appetite, Lethargy, Diarrhea, Poor hair coat, Weakness. In case of any serious effect, take vet help urgently.

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