Methigel Urinary Acidifier Pet Medication
- Availability: OTC
- Active Ingredient(s):
- What is Methigel Urinary Acidifier used for?
Methigel is a supplemental source of methionine which aids in maintaining acidic urine.
- How Methigel Urinary Acidifier should be used?
The usual dose in cats at least 1 year in age is ½-1 teaspoonful twice a day. The usual dose in dogs is 1 teaspoonful twice a day. To stimulate taste interest, place a small amount of Methigel on the animal’s nose or directly into the mouth.
- What are the side effects?
Large doses of Methigel may cause gastro-intestinal upset when fed on an empty stomach.
- What special precautions are there?
This medication should not be given to animals with liver or kidney disease. This product should not be used with other urinary acidifying diets. This product is not intended for use in pregnant or nursing animals. Give this medication with food.
- In the event of overdose?
Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
- How should I store Methigel Urinary Acidifier?
Store this medication at room temperature. Throw away any medication that is outdated or no longer needed. Keep this medication out of the reach of children and pets.
Disclaimer: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and should NOT be considered veterinary advice. Any veterinary questions should be referred to your veterinarian. This information is NOT to be used for diagnosis or treatment of your pet. Please make your own inquiries with your veterinarian for the suitability of a product for your pet.