Effect of feed restriction on plasma dantrolene concentrations in horses.

TitleEffect of feed restriction on plasma dantrolene concentrations in horses.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsMcKenzie EC, Garrett RL, Payton ME, Riehl JH, Firshman AM, Valberg SJ
JournalEquine veterinary journal
Volume42 Suppl 38
Pagination613-7
Date Published2010 Nov
ISSN2042-3306
Abstract

Dantrolene sodium is used to prevent exertional rhabdomyolysis in predisposed horses. Food intake might negatively impact dantrolene bioavailability in horses; however, prolonged feed restriction might be detrimental to performance.

DOI10.1111/j.2042-3306.2010.00262.x
Alternate JournalEquine Vet. J.