Methio-Form is only for use in cats and dogs. Do
not administer to other species. Do not use in any pet for which it
was not prescribed. Not for use in humans.
Read all manufacturer-provided instructions and precautionary
statements prior to use.
Dosing and the frequency of administration vary depending
on a number of factors, including your pet's tolerance for the medication
and urinary pH, as well as the purpose of treatment. Your veterinarian
may monitor your pet's urinary pH and adjust the dosing accordingly
during use. The following directions represent a standard use; administer
Methio-Form exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian.
- Feed Methio-Form directly by hand or crumble it and
mix it in with a small amount of food. Give with food if administering
- Give cats ½ to 1 tablet per 2.5-3 lbs. of body weight daily.
- Give ½ to 4 tablets daily to dogs weighing up to 15 lbs.
- Give 2 to 7 tablets daily to dogs weighing 15-33
- Give 4 to 13 tablets daily to dogs weighing 33-66
- Use as prescribed in larger dogs.
Frequency of Use:
Methio-Form is usually given once per day. However,
large doses are sometimes divided, as are doses for animals prone to
vomiting from a single dose (which is rare). Use as prescribed.
Keep out of reach of children and animals.
Store Methio-Form at room temperature, protected
from moisture, light, and heat.
It is a violation of Federal
Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
Methio-Form delivers the essential amino acid DL-Methionine.
This compound acidifies the urine to make the urinary tract inhospitable
to bacteria that can cause infections. The acidity of the urine also
promotes the dissolution of bladder stones, lessens strong urinary odors,
and combats feline urological syndrome.
Methio-Form Active Ingredients
(per tablet): DL-Methionine 500 mg in a palatable
Methio-Form is highly palatable and desirable to
animals. There have been frequent reports of cats being poisoned by
ingesting too much of this product from a bottle left open. Overdose
without treatment can be fatal. Keep Methio-Form bottles tightly closed
and out of reach of children and animals.
Do not use or store in or near open flame or heat.
Methio-Form is only intended for use in cats and
dogs. Do not administer to other species. Use only in animals for which
this medication was prescribed. Not for use in humans.
Usage varies. Use exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian.
CAUTION: Side effects may include diminished
appetite, gastrointestinal upset, diarrhea, vomiting, and other adverse
reactions. Administering this medication with food and dividing large
doses usually help. Talk to your veterinarian if you observe any side
Not for use in animals with severe pancreatic, liver,
or kidney disease. Not for use in acidotic animals. Not for use in animals
with urate kidney stones.
Overdose can result in severe symptoms and potentially
life-threatening metabolic acidosis. If you know of or suspect an overdose,
seek emergency veterinary treatment.
Use with caution in pets taking an aminoglycoside
antibiotic or quinidine. Consult your veterinarian before administering
any other supplement or drug to an animal taking Methio-Form.
DL-Methionine is generally tolerated at twice the
required dose, but it can cause toxicity at three times the required
Warranty and Manufacturer Information:
Manufactured by LLOYD, Inc, Shenandoah, IA 51601
NAC No.: 10500152