How it Works
Allopurinol is a xanthine oxidase inhibitor, meaning that it stops uric acid from accumulating in the body, thus lowering the risk of urate stones forming.
Directions for use
Allopurinol can only be obtained with a prescription and should be administered as indicated by your vet. Give medication with a meal and provide your dog with plenty of water throughout treatment.
Dosage and administration:
Allopurinol is recommended at a dose of 5mg/lb. once daily.