Companies unflavor bitter-tasting medicines

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Feb 07, 2008
By dvm360.com staff

The veterinary division of FLAVORx Inc. and Wedgewood Pharmacy have teamed up to give practitioners a better solution for bitter-tasting medications. Wedgewood will offer FLAVORx customers specially formulated unflavored compounds of these drugs: potassium bromide, clindamycin, metronidazole benzoate, prednisolone, metronidazole, and cisapride. The FLAVORx system provides recipes that veterinarians can use to add flavors to these prescription suspensions from Wedgewood Pharmacy.