Percorten-V
Monthly injectable mineralocorticoid (also known as "DOCP")

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DOCP Calculator
Enter dog's weight for the recommended starting dose of Percorten-v. Novartis Guidelines: "Dosage requirements are variable and must be individualized on the basis of the response of the patient to therapy. Begin treatment with Percorten-V at a dose of 1mg per pound of body weight every 25 days. In some patients the dose may be reduced. Serum sodium and potassium levels should be monitored to assure the animal is properly compensated. Most patients are well controlled with a dosage range of .75mg to 1mg per pound of body weight, given every 21 to 30 days.

Percorten Product Insert
Elanco US

Percorten Technical Manual downloadable .pdf file
Produced by Novartis. Includes overview on Addison's Disease anatomy and pathophysiology, diagnosis, monitoring and maintenance.

Percorten dosing information downloadable .doc file
Extracted from the product insert

Percorten-V downloadable .doc file
Description, pharmacology, guide to maintenance therapy, etc.

Percorten-v Field Trials downloadable .doc file
FOI (Freedom of Information)

Switching from DOCP to Florinef -and vice versa
(graphic copy of original document sent by Novartis to vets in August 2000) Information extracted from "Essentials of Small Animal Internal Medicine" -edited by Susan E. Bunch, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, North Carolina State University

Switching from DOCP to Florinef -and vice versa downloadable .doc file
Information extracted from "Essentials of Small Animal Internal Medicine" -edited by Susan E. Bunch, DVM, PhD, DACVIM, North Carolina State University ("Word" format)

The Fascinating Story of Percorten downloadable .doc file
How Percorten-V became available for the treatment of Canine Addison's Disease!



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