Acevet® (acepromazine)

Central nervous system tranquilizer and depressant 


Injectable: 10 mg/ml, pills: 5 mg, 10 mg, 25 mg 


Tranquilization, sedation, antiemetic, antispasmodic.


Hepatic problems, cardiac problems, hypovolemia, hypotension, and cardiovascular shock. 

Side effects:

Hypotension, bradycardia. Reduction in tear production in cats. Can cause aggression in certain individuals. 

Recommended monitoring:

Level of sedation, body temperature, heart rate. 

Interaction with other medications:

Acetaminophen, antacids, derivatives that have an effect on the nervous system, dopamine, emetics, metoclopramide, opioids, organophosphate derivatives, phenothiazine, procaïne, propanalol, quinidine.  


Keep away from direct light 


When intended for use before transporation, try a dose a few days before to ensure it is adequate. 

Administer 1 hour before transportation, while the animal is calm.