Each tablet contains 16 mg, 24 mg, 60 mg or 160 mg maropitant as maropitant citrate monohydrate. The tablets also contain Sunset Yellow (E110) as a colourant. The tablets are pale orange and have a score line on both sides allowing the tablet to be halved. Each tablet is marked with the Pfizer logo on the reverse side. On the obverse side, each half is marked with the letters “MPT” and figures denoting the quantity of maropitant.
Cerenia tablets are indicated for the following:
For the prevention of vomiting including that induced by chemotherapy.
For the treatment of vomiting, in conjunction with Cerenia Solution for Injection and in combination with other supportive measures.
For the prevention of vomiting induced by motion sickness.