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Aminocaproic Acid - Medications

Why has my veterinarian prescribed this medicine?

Aminocaproic acid has been used to treat degenerative myelopathy (disturbances in the spinal cord) primarily in German Shepherds. This medication helps stop the process that damages nerves.

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How do I give this medication?

 

What if I miss giving a dose?

Give the dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose, and continue with the regular schedule. Do not give the pet two doses at once.

 

How do I store this medicine?

"If the medication is in solution, it should be stored in the refrigerator."

 

What are the potential side effects?

 

Are there any possible drug interactions?

 

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