Meglumine antimonite

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Meglumine antimonate is a pentavalent antimonial drug used for treatment of canine leishmaniasis.

Recommended dose rate in dogs is 5 - 30 ml/dog given subcutaneously or intramuscularly every 48 - 72 hours[1].


  1. Valladares JE et al (1997) Pharmacokinetics of liposome-encapsulated meglumine antimonate after intramuscular and subcutaneous administration in dogs. Am J Trop Med Hyg 57(4):403-406