Detomidine and the combination of detomidine and MK-467, a peripheral alpha-2 adrenoceptor antagonist, as premedication in horses anaesthetized with isoflurane.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate MK-467 as part of premedication in horses anaesthetized with isoflurane. STUDY DESIGN Experimental, crossover study with a 14 day wash-out period. ANIMALS Seven healthy horses. METHODS The horses received either detomidine (20 μg kg(-1) IV) and butorphanol (20 μg kg(-1) IV) alone (DET) or with MK-467 (200 μg kg(-1) IV; DET… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/vaa.12238

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