Clomicalm (clomipramine hydrochloride) is an effective treatment of canine separation anxiety as part of a behavioral management regimen. Clomicalm tablets may help alleviate inappropriate barking and help eliminate urination or defecation, as well as destructive behavior.
What is Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs?
Clomicalm (clomipramine) is used to treat separation anxiety in dogs in connection with behavior modification and training.
Who is Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs for?
Clomicalm tablets for dogs 6+ months old.
Why use Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs?
-Treats dog separation anxiety
-Reduces symptoms associated with separation anxiety. Excessive barking and destructive behavior.
-Part 2 in dog behavior training
-Well tolerated beef flavor tablets
How does Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs work?
Clomicalm (clomipramine) is a tricyclic antidepressant that affects chemicals in the brain (serotonin) that may become unbalanced leading to behavioral problems in dogs. Clomicalm treats separation anxiety in dogs. Separation anxiety is, in many cases, the root cause of behaviors such as excessive barking, inappropriate elimination, and other destructive tendencies.
How is Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs sold?
5mg, 20mg and 80mg strength tablets in bottles of 30.
What are the side effects of Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs?
Clomicalm tablets have been proven to be well tolerated by dogs. The following adverse reactions have been reported: lethargy/depression, elevation in liver enzymes, vomiting, diarrhea, and increased thirst. Since the most common side effect is vomiting, it may help to give your dog CLOMICALM Tablets with food.
What special precautions are there?
There are some medicines that should not be used with CLOMICALM Tablets. DO NOT use in conjunction with the Preventic collar or Anipryl (selegiline) tablets. Always consult your veterinarian before giving any medicine to your pet. The use of CLOMICALM is not authorized in breeding dogs. In dogs with cardiovascular dysfunction, epilepsy, narrow angle glaucoma, reduced gastrointestinal motility or urinary retention, CLOMICALM should be given with caution and only after an assessment of the benefit risk ratio.
Contact your nearest emergency animal hospital.
How can I store Clomicalm Tablets for Dogs?
Store in a dry place at controlled room temperature, between 59° and 86° F (15-30° C). Store unused tablets in the original closed container.
It is not necessary to give CLOMICALM Tablets with food in order for the medication to work; however it may decrease the potential for vomiting.
CLOMICALM is administered orally at a dose of 1 - 2 mg/kg clomipramine twice daily to give a total daily dose of 2 - 4 mg/kg
11 to 22lbs (Blue)
One 20mg Tablet Daily
Give with food and provide plenty of water.
22.1 to 44lbs (Purple)
One 40mg Tablet Daily
44.1 to 88lbs (Green)
One 80mg Tablet Daily
88.1 to 176lbs (Green)
Two 80mg Tablets Daily
CLOMICALM may potentiate the effects of CNS active drugs. The administration of CLOMICALM is not recommended in combination with, or within 2 weeks of therapy with, monoamine oxidase inhibitors.The use of CLOMICALM is not authorized in breeding dogs. In dogs with cardiovascular dysfunction, epilepsy, narrow angle glaucoma, reduced gastrointestinal motility or urinary retention, CLOMICALM should be given with caution and only after an assessment of the benefit risk ratio.