Comparison of detomidine, butorphanol, flunixin meglumine and xylazine in clinical cases of equine colic.

@article{Jochle1989ComparisonOD,
  title={Comparison of detomidine, butorphanol, flunixin meglumine and xylazine in clinical cases of equine colic.},
  author={Wolfgang Jochle and J N Moore and John Graham Brown and Gordon James Baker and James E. Lowe and Susan Lawson Fubini and Mathew J Reeves and J. P. Watkins and Nathaniel A. White},
  journal={Equine veterinary journal. Supplement},
  year={1989},
  volume={7},
  pages={
          111-6
        }
}
Detomidine hydrochloride, butorphanol tartrate, flunixin meglumine and xylazine hydrochloride were evaluated in a blind multi-centre clinical trial in 152 horses with abdominal pain. The drugs were administered as follows: detomidine 20 or 40 micrograms/kg bodyweight (bwt); butorphanol 0.1 mg/kg bwt; flunixin meglumine 1.0 mg/kg bwt; xylazine hydrochloride 0.5 mg/kg bwt. Each centre compared responses to the two doses of detomidine with those to one of the other analgesics. The drugs were… CONTINUE READING
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