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Meloxicam (Generic) Tablets for Dogs

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Description

Meloxicam is an easy-to-administer oral tablet prescribed to reduce joint pain, inflammation and stiffness in pets, as well as to increase mobility. It helps to control pain associated with severe and chronic musculoskeletal disorders, such as arthritis. It comes in an uncoated tablet form, easily pilled or disguised in wet food if your dog is fussy. Customers may receive this drug under the name Meloxicam.

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Uses

Meloxicam tablets are indicated in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in pets who weigh less than 130 lbs.

Possible Side Effects

Please contact your veterinarian if the following adverse reactions occur: diarrhea, upper respiratory tract infections, dyspepsia and influenza-like symptoms.

Drug & Food Interactions

Known hypersensitivity to this medication or any components of the drug product. History of asthma, hives or other allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs. In the setting of coronary artery bypass surgery.

Precautions

Meloxicam is not recommended for use in pets with bleeding disorders. Please consult your veterinarian, if your pet is younger than six months of age, used for breeding or is pregnant or lactating.

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  1. Prescribing Information

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  • Item Number
    146394
  • Common Brand Name(s)
    Metacam
  • Generic Name
    Meloxicam
  • For Use With
    Dogs
  • Administration Form
    Oral
  • Product Form
    Tablet
  • Health Condition
    Pain, Joint Pain/Arthritis
  • Drug Type
    Anti-inflammatory
Ingredients

Meloxicam.

Instructions
Recommended Dosage

Give 0.1 mg/lb on the first day of administration, then 0.05 mg/lb every day thereafter. Keep plenty of water available for your pet to drink.

Storage Instructions

Store at room temperature away from light.

FAQ

What is Meloxicam Tablets?

Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat inflammation and reduce pain associated with acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis and arthritis in dogs and cats.

What are the benefits of Meloxicam Tablets?

  • Effectively reduce pain, inflammation, and stiffness in dogs.
  • Reduces stiffness and increases mobility.
  • Easy to administer.

How is this medication given?

This medication is given orally. Treatment is to be continued once daily by oral administration (at 24-hour intervals).

How does this medication work?

Meloxicam blocks the enzymes that make prostaglandins (cyclooxygenase 1 and 2) and reduces the levels of prostaglandins. As a result, inflammation and its accompanying symptoms are reduced.

What results can I expect?

Improvement is normally seen within 3-4 days. Treatment should be discontinued after 10 days at the latest if no improvement is apparent.

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