Cyclosporin is an immunomodulating drug which reduces inflammation in immune-mediated disease.
It is indicated in the management of:
- Sterile nodular panniculitis
- Perianal fistula
- Idiopathic aplastic pancytopenia
- Keratoconjunctivitis sicca
Chronically immunosuppressed dogs may be more prone to developing bacterial diseases such as Nocardia spp infections.
- Guaguère E et al (2004) Cyclosporin A: a new drug in the field of canine dermatology. Vet Dermatol 15(2):61-74