Petromalt Pet Medication
- Dog or Cat
- Availability: OTC
- Active Ingredient(s):
Emulsion of liquid petrolatum (44%), malt extract, acacia and thiamine HCl
- What is Petromalt used for?
Petromalt is an intestinal lubricant and laxative for kittens and puppies
- How Petromalt should be used?
For kittens and puppies over 4 weeks of age use a ½-1 inch ribbon once or twice a week. The medication should be placed on the nose or front paws where it can be licked off. Petromalt should be given between meals. Do not mix with food or give close to mealtime. The veterinarian may give specific directions for use and the professional advice should be followed closely.
- What are the side effects?
There are no reported side effects.
- What special precautions are there?
This product should be given between meals. Do not mix with food or give close to mealtime.
- In the event of overdose?
Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
- How should I store Petromalt?
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 Throw away any medication that is outdated or no longer needed.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.