Discussing all Things Dermatology with Dr. Brittany Lancellotti | VETgirl Veterinary Continuing Education Podcasts

February 2024

In today’s VETgirl online veterinary CE podcast, we talk to Dr. Brittany Lancellotti, DACVD about all things derm! Tune in as she discusses some of the biggest challenges in treating dogs with allergic skin disease, and how to deal with owners who become frustrated with their pet’s skin disease! What tools should you have in your “derm tool box” to help you treat these derm cases better. And tune in to learn that one thing that veterinarians should know about itchy pets!

Today’s VETgirl podcast is sponsored by Elanco. A global animal health leader, Elanco is committed to improving the lives of pets and the people who love them.  We are excited to be a leader in the field of veterinary dermatology by providing cutting edge education as well as innovative products for allergic itch and otitis to veterinarians.

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Today’s VETgirl podcast is sponsored by Elanco. Please note the opinions in this podcast are the expressed opinion of the speaker(s)/sponsor, and not directly endorsed by VETgirl.

Claro Important Safety Information
Do Not Use in Cats. CLARO should be administered by veterinary personnel. Wear eye protection when administering CLARO. Eye injuries, including corneal ulcers, have been reported in humans and dogs associated with head shaking and splatter following administration. Restrain the dog to reduce potential for splatter of product and accidental eye exposure in people and dogs. Do not use in dogs with known tympanic membrane perforation (ruptured eardrum). The integrity of the tympanic membrane should be confirmed before administering the product. CLARO has been associated with rupture of the tympanic membrane. Reevaluate the dog if hearing loss or signs of vestibular dysfunction are observed during treatment. Owners should be aware that adverse reactions may occur following administration of CLARO and should be instructed to observe the dog for signs such as ear pain and irritation, vomiting, head shaking, head tilt, incoordination, eye pain and ocular discharge. CLARO is contraindicated in dogs with known or suspected hyper-sensitivity to florfenicol, terbinafine hydrochloride, or mometasone furoate. For full prescribing information see Claro package insert or call 1-888-545-5973.
ATOPICA™ (cyclosporine capsules) USP MODIFIED Important Safety Information
ATOPICA is indicated for the control of atopic dermatitis in dogs weighing at least 4 lbs. (1.8 kg) body weight. Do not use Atopica in dogs with a history of neoplasia, with a hypersensitivity to cyclosporine, or in reproducing dogs. Atopica is a systemic immunosuppressant that may increase susceptibility to infection and development of neoplasia. For use only in dogs. Capsules should not be broken or opened. Wear gloves during administration and wash hands after administration. Gastrointestinal problems and gingival hyperplasia may occur at the initial dose. Safety and effectiveness has not been established in dogs less than 6 months or 4 lbs. Use with caution in dogs with diabetes mellitus or renal insufficiency, and with drugs that affect the P-450 pathway. Killed vaccines are recommended. The most common adverse events are vomiting and diarrhea. Please see  http://www.elancolabels.com/us/atopica-dogs  or call  1-888-545-5973 for full prescribing information.
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