Atopica (cyclosporine) is a commonly used symptomatic treatment for allergic dermatitis in dogs and cats. Atopica works to decrease swollen paws and ears, as well as provide safer long term relief than steroids. Learn about the benefits and drawbacks to this therapy.
Steroids are commonly used medications for a wide variety of diseases, including allergic skin disease. In this episode, Dr. Curtis Plowgian discusses the benefits and risks of steroids in the treatment of allergic cats and dogs.