Formulary for Laboratory Animals

By Terrance C. Hawk, Steven Leary & Timothy Morris


This Formulary is an important reference for treatment of laboratory animals and small animal pets.   Drugs are listed alphabetically and categorized in five sections based on pharmacological activities and animal species.   The third edition includes a stronger international component, coverage of several new drugs, hundreds of additional dosages, and a thorough update throughout based on the most current research.   It also includes a chapter describing how to estimate drug dosages among species using allometric scaling methodology.   Table of Contents: Preface to the First Edition; Preface to the Second Edition; Preface to the Third Edition; Abbreviations; Formulary for Laboratory Animals: Dose Estimation Among Species; References; Analgesics and Sedatives; Anesthetics; Anti-infectives; Parasiticides; Miscellaneous Drugs; Appendixes; References; Index. 

Comments & References: Third Edition.   216 pages.   Softcover.   Suitable for students and practitioners of veterinary medicine, researchers and laboratory technicians who prescribe or administer drugs used on common laboratory animals.   The second edition of this book is also available as a CD-ROM for both PC and Macintosh.   Please see record number 5331 for the CD-ROM version in the NORINA database, entitled Formulary for Laboratory Animals CD-ROM.   A review of the Third Edition is available in Laboratory Animals, October 2005, Volume 39 (4) (journal archive).

ISBN-10: 0-8138-1048-5; ISBN-13: 978-0-8138-1048-5

Price: £24.95/US$42.99/A$135.00

Year: 2005

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