Pharmaceutical-Related Dangers for Equines
As a horse owner and/or trainer, you know the expenses involved in the upkeep of equine animals, not the least of which is medical care. It's only natural to brainstorm about ways to cut costs and you may ask yourself these questions, among others:
-Should I price shop at Internet-based pharmacies?
-Should I investigate getting less expensive formulations of these drugs online or through a compounding pharmacy?
-Is there any real advantage to FDA-approved drugs that I get through my
If you've found yourself going through these thought processes - and even following through and using, say, Internet-based pharmacies - then it's crucial that you read this article to have a better understanding of the:
-shortcomings of Internet pharmacies
-dangers of inappropriate compounding
-quality processes that FDA-approved drugs undergo
-liability for trainers and/or barn owners if an injury occurs under your care and you chose a poor quality source of medication