Dogs Scheduled to Receive Doxorubicin Chemotherapy catharine March 22, 2024

Dogs Scheduled to Receive Doxorubicin Chemotherapy


ACI is currently enrolling patients in a multicenter, randomized, placebo controlled clinical trial to evaluate the effectiveness of transdermal ondansetron for the prevention of nausea and vomiting in dogs undergoing chemotherapy with doxorubicin.


This is a fully funded study.

Is your dog eligible for this study?
Owner Participation / Commitment
  • Eligible dogs will receive doxorubicin chemotherapy and then be treated with investigational product or control product for 7 days.
  • Owners must monitor their dogs for the 7 days of treatment and return on days 8-10.
  • Owners will be required to document study associated observations throughout the treatment period.
  • In multi-animal households, the owner is able to attribute any nausea and vomiting to the dog enrolled in the study.
  • Dogs with frequent vomiting will be rescued with an approved anti-emetic.
  • Body weight: ≥ 5.0 kg
  • The dog is at least 6 months of age
  • Chronic conditions other than cancer should be stabilized for at least 3 months
  • Dog is undergoing chemotherapy with doxorubicin at any point in their chemotherapeutic regimen
  • The Veterinary Investigator at the study site will determine if your pet meets other eligibility criteria and may enroll in the study.
Study Sites
University of Georgia
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
2200 College Station Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 296-7818
Colorado State University
Flint Animal Care Center
300 West Drake Rd.
Fort Collins, CO 80523
(970) 297-5000
Four Seasons Veterinary Specialists
4120 Clydesdale Pkwy
Loveland, CO 80538
(970) 800-1106
East Lincoln Animal Hospital
7555 Hwy 73 E.
Denver, NC 28037
(704) 827-5300
BluePeal Pet Hospital – Malvern
40 Three Tun Rd.
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 296-2099
MedVet Silicon Valley
7080 Santa Teresa Blvd.
San Jose, CA 95139
(408) 649-7070
Partner Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center
7330 Guilford Dr.
Frederick, MD 21704
(301) 200-8185
Veterinary Cancer Group of Orange County
2887 Edinger Ave.
Tustin, CA 92780
(949) 552-8274
The Oncology Service – Richmond
5711 Staples Mill Rd.
Suite 200
Richmond, VA 23228 
(804) 999-0001
Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital – Akron
1053 S. Cleveland-Massillon Rd.
Akron, OH 44321
(330) 666-2976
Wisconsin Veterinary Referral Center – Kenosha
1123 58th Ave.
Somers, WI 53144
(262) 553-9223
SAGE Veterinary Centers – Campbell
907 Dell Ave.
Campbell, CA 95008 
(480) 343-7243
Red Bank Veterinary Hospitals – Tinton Falls
197 Hance Ave.
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
(732) 747-3636

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