Anesthetic Drug Calculator


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Drug Dosage Range Set Dose Total Dose Volume
Atropine sulfate
0.54 mg/ml
0.02mg/kg IV, IM
Glycopyrrolate
0.2 mg/ml
0.011 mg/kg IV or IM
Acepromazine
10 mg/ml
0.01 – 0.2 mg/kg IV (slowly), IM, or SQ
Ketamine
100 mg/ml
5 - 15 mg/kg IV IM SQ
Telazol
100 mg/ml
6.6-13.2mg/kg IM,ExtraLabel 2-5mg/kg IV
Diazepam
5 mg/ml
0.5-2mg/kg IV,IM,PO
Midazolam
5 mg/ml
0.1 -0.3mg/kg SQ IM IV
Butorphanol
10 mg/ml
0.1 - 0.5 mg/kg IV IM SQ
Morphine
15 mg/ml
0.1 - 0.5 mg/kg IV IM SQ
Hydromorphone
2 mg/ml
0.05 - 0.2 mg/kg IV IM SQ
Buprenorphine 0.01 - 0.02 mg/kg IV IM SQ
Buprenorphine SR 0.12 mg/kg SQ Only
Simbadol (Buprenorphine)
1.8 mg/ml
0.24 mg/kg SQ CATS ONLY
Propofol
10 mg/ml
2.2 - 8.0 mg/kg IV to Effect
Preanesthetics can reduce dose by 25%
Dexdomitor
Antisedan
5 mg/ml
Dose Equal to Dexdomitor Dose ---- ----
Carprofen
50 mg/ml
4.4 mg/kg SID or 2.2 mg/kg BID PO, SQ
Meloxicam
5 mg/ml
0.2 mg/kg PO, IV, SC Initially
subsequent doses of 0.1 mg/kg PO SID
IV Fluids - 1x Maintenance (30cc x kg) + 70cc IV
IV Fluids - 1.5x 1.5x Maintenance (30cc x kg) + 70cc IV x 1.5
IV Fluids - 2x 2x Maintenance (30cc x kg) + 70cc IV x 2
IV Fluids - Shock Shock 90mL/kg IV
Bupivacaine
Local Anesthetic 5mg/ml
1-2mg/kg NOT IV
Lidocaine
Local Anesthetic 20mg/ml
1-2.5mg/kg
mg/ml

Feline Dose Calculator

Dexdomitor/Ketamine/Torbutrol (DKT)

Drug Dosage Dose
Dexdomitor
Ketamine
100 mg/ml
Butorphanol
10 mg/ml
Antisedan
5 mg/ml
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Total DKT Volume to be Administered

Telazol/Torbutrol/Dexdomitor (TTDex)

Telazol® powder reconstituted with 2.5 ml of Torbugesic® and 2.5 ml of Domitor®
*Can use Antisedan at 1/2 this dose if necessary.
Drug Dosage Dose
Dexdomitor/Telazol/Torbutrol
0.01 to 0.03 ml/kg