Saunders Handbook of Veterinary Drugs

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Saunders Elsevier, 2007 - Medical - 740 pages
This concise, easy-to-use handbook provides rapid access to specific drug facts you need to treat small and large animals. Find precautionary information -- contraindications, side effects, possible adverse reactions, and drug interactions -- highlighted in colored boxes. You won't have to sort through lengthy text to find the information and dose recommendations you need, right when you need them! A companion CD-ROM provides customizable, easy-to-understand client handout instructions and information for 125 of the most commonly prescribed medications.
  • All monographs are organized alphabetically and cross-referenced by classification, trade, and generic name for quick reference.
  • Each drug monograph is written in a comprehensive yet concise format for instant access to key information.
  • Includes over 450 drug monographs and 21 new appendices.
  • Complete coverage of 130 new drugs.
  • Comprehensive drug updates that incorporate the latest indications, dosage information, instructions for use and storage, precautions, patient monitoring, available formulations, and regulatory information.
  • A new user-friendly design for at-a-glance access to key information.
  • All precautionary information - contraindications, side effects, possible adverse reactions, and drug interactions - highlighted in special colored boxes for instant recognition.
  • 21 new appendices, including:
    • Drug Functional Classification Tables
    • Drug Cross-Reference Tables
    • Syringe Compatibilities Chart
    • IV Solution Compatibilities Chart
    • Dosage Calculation Instructions
    • Recommended Antibiotic Choices for Specific Organ System Infections
    • How to Report An Adverse Drug Reaction
    • Drugs Prohibited from Use in Food Animals
  • A FREE companion CD-ROM that provides easy-to-understand, customizable client information handouts for 125 of the most commonly prescribed small animal drugs.

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