What it does
Equipalazone contains phenylbutazone, which is a potent anti-inflammatory and analgesic.
It is a most effective and commonly used drug for pain relief in horses.
How to Administer
Equipalazone is available in power form.
Administering Oral Powder
Dependent on individual response, but as a guide:
Horses 450 kg (1000 lb) body weight: Two sachets to be administered twice on day one (equivalent to 8.8 mg/kg/day) followed by one sachet twice daily for four days (4.4 mg/kg/day), then one sachet daily or on alternate days sufficient to keep the horse comfortable (2.2 mg/kg/day).
Ponies 225 kg (500 lb) body weight: One sachet (4.4 mg/kg/day) on alternate days. Adjust dose according to body weight. Discontinue treatment if no response is evident after four to five days treatment.
Equipalazone 1 g Oral Powder should be mixed with a small quantity of feed.
For further information or questions please call your local vet to discuss.