Palladia is a prescription drug used to treat mast cell tumors, a common form of cancer that affects dogs.

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Palladia Basics

Palladia requires a prescription from your veterinarian. This medication treats mast cell tumors in dogs. It inhibits an enzyme thought to cause tumor growth. Therefore, it effectively treats a variety of tumors including sarcomas, carcinomas, melanomas, and myeloma. Palladia comes in a tablet form and is available in three strengths: 10 mg, 15 mg, and 50 mg.

Palladia Directions

Use as directed by your veterinarian, and follow all instructions printed on the prescription label. You may give this medication with or without food. Use extreme caution when handling and administering this medication. Tablets should not be broken, split, or exposed to moisture. Handle tablets carefully, and use gloves to dispose of any waste your animal may produce while undergoing treatment. Finally, store tablets at room temperature, protected from light and moisture.

Palladia Warnings

Keep out of reach of children and pets. Palladia is not intended for human use. Do not use in pets that are pregnant or nursing. Surgery should not be preformed on your pet within three days of taking this medication. Use with caution in pets less than 2 years old or weighing less than 11 pounds. Palladia may interact with other medications. Therefore, inform your veterinarian of any and all medications your pet may be taking, especially hepatic enzyme inhibitors, NSAIDs, or ulcerogenic drugs.  If you notice any behavioral or physiological changes in your pet while administering Palladia, contact your veterinarian immediately.

Humans should not come into direct contact with vomit, urine, or feces of pets taking this medication. Therefore, wear gloves when handling any excretions from your pet while they are undergoing treatment, and dispose of your pet’s waste material in a sealed plastic bag. You should also wear gloves when handling broken or moist tablets. Women who are pregnant or nursing should be especially careful when handling this medication.

Serious Side Effects

Serious side effects are possible while using this medication. In rare cases, serious gastrointestinal ulceration can occur. If you believe gastrointestinal ulceration is occurring in your pet, contact your veterinarian immediately.

If you have any additional questions regarding this product, please contact us at (877)220-6337. A member of our pharmacy staff will be happy to assist you!

Additional information

Prescription Strength

10mg, 15mg, 50mg