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Epiphen Solution 40mg/ml

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P553
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Epiphen Solution 40mg/ml

SKU
P553
Epiphen Solution (Phenobarbital / Phenobarbitone) is an antiepileptic agent for use in the control of epilepsy in dogs.
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*Prescriptions are only valid for 28 days, repeats are not allowed and if shown the prescription is invalid. Prescriptions for Epiphen must be written by UK registered vets only.*

Epiphen 40mg/ml Solution contains 40mg/ml of the active ingredient phenobarbitone. It is an antiepileptic medication used for the treatment and control of epilepsy in dogs. It can also be used in cats. It aims to reduce the frequency and / or severity of seizures / fits. The solution enables easy and accurate dosing and offers an alternative to Epiphen tablets. PLEASE NOTE THAT REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS OF THIS DRUG ARE NOT PERMITTED. WRITTEN PRESCRIPTIONS MUST BE FILLED WITHIN 28 DAYS OF THE DATE SHOWN ON THE PRESCRIPTION. THIS DRUG MUST BE SENT BY RECORDED DELIVERY.

To be given orally twice daily, 12 hours apart. The full effect of the medication may not be apparent for 2 weeks. Some patients may show drowsiness initially and/or an increase in appetite. This drug can cause liver damage long term – blood tests are recommended periodically to monitor the liver and to monitor levels of Epiphen in the bloodstream. The effectiveness of treatment will also be monitored by clinical signs i.e. a reduction in the seizures / fits your dog is having.
Medication is lifelong once started; do not stop the medication suddenly, as this can precipitate seizures. 

Epiphen is a Schedule 3 Controlled Drug under the Misuse of Drugs Regulations 2001, so prescriptions for Epiphen must fulfil all these regulations. PLEASE NOTE THAT REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS OF THIS DRUG ARE NOT PERMITTED. WRITTEN PRESCRIPTIONS MUST BE DISPENSED WITHIN THE 28 DAYS OF THE DATE SHOWN ON THE PRESCRIPTION. THIS DRUG MUST BE SENT BY RECORDED DELIVERY.

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