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
Date Published2010 Nov

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.