|Acepromazine (as maleate)||5mg|
|Benzyl alcohol (E1519)||10mg|
Acepromazine (as maleate) is a phenothiazine derivative. Phenothiazines have a depressive effect on the Central Nervous System, causing relaxation of the animal with muscle relaxation, indifference to the surrounding environment and alleviation of anxiety, nervousness an defence reactions. This action is due in part to an antagonistic action on dopaminergic receptors. Sedative effects last from 4 to 8 hours, depending on the individual.
In horses, dogs and cats:
– Tranquilization and pre-anaesthesia.