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Table 1 Number of bitches that received respective subcutaneous premedication in the control group and the pyometra bitches.

From: Pyometra in Bitches Induces Elevated Plasma Endotoxin and Prostaglandin FMetabolite Levels

Premedication Controls Pyometras
Acepromazinea 8 2
Atropineb 4 3
Buprenorphinumc 6 6
Carprofend 5 3
Glycopyrrolatee 5 7
Haloperidolf 2 2
Metadonhydrochloridg 4 4
  1. aPlegicil vet®, 0.025 – 0.060 mg kg-1, Pharmacia Animal health Inc., Helsingborg, Sweden; bAtropin®, 0.01 – 0.02 mg kg-1, NM Pharma Inc., Stockholm, Sweden; cTemgesic®, 0.01 – 0.02 mg kg-1, Schering-Plough Inc., Farum, Denmark; dRimadyl®, 3.9 – 4.0 mg kg-1 Orion Pharma Inc. Animal Health, Sollentuna, Sweden; eRobinul®, 0.05 – 0.01 mg kg-1, Meda Inc., Solna, Sweden; fHaldol®, 0.025 – 0.050 mg kg-1, Janssen-Cilag, Sollentuna, Sweden; g 0.025 – 0.40 mg kg-1, Pfizer Inc., Täby, Sweden.