top of page


Join date: Jul 10, 2022

0 Like Received
0 Comment Received
0 Best Answer

Side Effects Of Ivermectin In Dogs

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking ivermectin: More common Difficulty in moving muscle pain or stiffness pain in the joints swollen, painful, or tender lymph glands in the armpit Less common Black, tarry stools bloating or swelling of the face, arms, hands, lower legs, or feet chest pain

  • However at high doses, side effects “can get really profound,” he said. The following side effects and drug interactions that can occur with ivermectin are signs of ivermectin toxicity, according to the CDC: Abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea; Dizziness; Low blood pressure; Tachycardia (an abnormally fast heart rate) Headache

  • Ivermectin is approved for use in dogs and cats for the prevention of dirofilariasis at oral doses of 0.006 and 0.024 mg/kg, respectively, once a month. Most dogs tolerate oral ivermectin dosages up to 2.5 mg/kg before clinical signs of toxicity occur.

  • However, serious adverse events following ivermectin treatment are more common in people with very high burdens of larval Loa loa worms in their blood. [58] Those who have over 30,000 microfilaria per milliliter of blood risk.

Side Effects Of Ivermectin In Dogs

More actions
bottom of page