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Atopica 50mg

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Atopica Capsules are for the treatment of chronic manifestations of atopic dermatitis in dogs, used to relieve itching.
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Atopica 50mg Capsules for dogs contain 50mg of the active ingredient cyclosporine. Atopica is used to treat dogs who are suffering from atopic dermatitis - allergic skin disease. Ciclosporin exerts anti-inflammatory and antipruritic effects which can greatly improve your dog’s condition and quality of life.

Atopica 50mg are a blue-grey oblong soft capsule and are generally administered at a dose of one a day and can slowly be reduced depending on how positive results are.

Other causes of dermatitis such as ectoparasitic infestations, other allergies which cause dermatological signs (e.g. flea allergic dermatitis or food allergy) or bacterial and fungal infections should be ruled out before treatment is started.

It is often recommended to use skin supplements and soothing shampoos alongside Atopica Capsules. Products such as Coatex, Yumega, Viacutan and Sebocalm are often recommended by Veterinary Surgeons and Dermatologists. All of these products can be found in the Skin Supplement and Shampoo section of our website.

Special Instructions & Dose

Preferably Atopica 50mg capsules are administered to dogs without food, 1 to 2 hours before meal time. Atopica is also available in 10mg, 25mg and 100mg capsules to suit different sizes and breeds of dog. Atopica Liquid preparation is also available for cats suffering with itching and scratching.

Dogs with atopic dermatitis may benefit from treatment with essential fatty acids (e.g. Viacutan) and medicated shampoos (e.g. Epi-soothe, Allermyl, Malaseb)

Special Warnings & Precautions for Atopica

Do not give 2 hours either side of feeding.

Administer directly into your dogs mouth.

Not to be used in animals less than 6 months old or under 2kg in weight.

Do not store above 25oC

Instructions

If you see the "prescription required" sign next to an item you’d like to order, it means the item can only be issued with a prescription. While you can add these items to your shopping cart and pay for them along with other non-prescription products, we can’t dispatch them until we’ve received a prescription.

Delivery Info

For orders over £39 postage is free. For orders under £39 we charge £2.99.

For Light items (under 2kg) our standard method is Royal Mail First Class (there are a few exceptions, so if in doubt check our Delivery page).

To get it faster you can upgrade Light items to a Guaranteed Next Day Courier service, Saturday Courier or even before 12 noon services. There's a small fee, but if you're in a hurry they are worth considering. To qualify for next working day delivery, orders must be placed before 12 Noon Monday to Thursday. There is no standard Saturday courier delivery.

Heavy items weighing 2kg and more are sent via courier. If ordered before noon Monday to Thursday, Heavy items will be delivered next working day. Heavy items ordered after 12 Noon Friday, or anytime Saturday and Sunday will dispatched on Monday for a Tuesday delivery.

All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.

For more information, view our Delivery page.

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    "I've used Pet Prescription for a few years now and have always received excellent service, great prices and speedy delivery."
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    "Placed an order that unfortunately got lost in post. Was in constant contact and a replacement sent which was received the following day"
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    "Easy to use and so much cheaper than buying from my Vet"
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