Sedative and analgesic effects of buprenorphine, combined with either acepromazine or dexmedetomidine, for premedication prior to elective surgery in cats and dogs.

@article{Hunt2013SedativeAA,
  title={Sedative and analgesic effects of buprenorphine, combined with either acepromazine or dexmedetomidine, for premedication prior to elective surgery in cats and dogs.},
  author={James R. Hunt and Nicola J Grint and Polly M. Taylor and J C Murrell},
  journal={Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2013},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={297-307}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the sedative and analgesic effects of intramuscular buprenorphine with either dexmedetomidine or acepromazine, administered as premedication to cats and dogs undergoing elective surgery. STUDY DESIGN Prospective, randomized, blinded clinical study. ANIMALS Forty dogs and 48 cats. METHODS Animals were assigned to one of four groups, according to anaesthetic premedication and induction agent: buprenorphine 20 μg kg(-1) with either dexmedetomidine (dex) 250 μg m(-2) or… CONTINUE READING
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