Vetameg (flunixin meglumine) Paste for Horses, 30-g syringe

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Description

VetaMeg is a non- steroidal, non-narcotic paste that helps to relieve inflammation and discomfort in horse from musculoskeletal disorders. Supplied in a syringe and apple-flavored, this paste is easy to administer and easily tolerated.

Uses

For the alleviation of inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders in the horse.

Possible Side Effects

During field studies with flunixin meglumine, no significant side effects were reported.

Drug & Food Interactions

The following drug interactions have either been reported or are theoretical in humans or animals receiving flunixin meglumine and may be of significance in veterinary patients: ACE inhibitors, aspirin, corticosteroids, cyclosporine, digoxin, enroflaxcin, loop diuretics, methotrexate, nephrotoxic agents, probenecid, warfarin.

Precautions

The effect of flunixin meglumine on pregnancy has not been determined. Studies to date show there is no detrimental effect on stallion spermatogenesis with or following the recommended dose of flunixin meglumine.

  1. Prescribing Information

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  • Item Number
    178159
  • Dosage Measure
    Use according to your veterinarian's instructions.
  • Generic Name
    Flunixin Meglumine
  • Common Brand Name(s)
    VetaMeg, Banamine
  • For Use With
    Horses
  • Product Form
    Paste
  • Health Condition
    Joint Pain/Arthritis, Pain, Recovery
  • Drug Type
    Anti-inflammatory
Ingredients
Ingredients

Flunixin Meglumine

Instructions
Recommended Dosage

The recommended dose of flunixin meglumine is 0.5 mg per lb of body weight once daily. The VetaMeg Equine Paste syringe, calibrated in twelve 250-lb weight increments, delivers 125 mg of flunixin for each 250 lbs (see dosage table). One syringe will treat a 1000-lb horse once daily for 3 days, or three 1000-lb horses one time.

Storage Instructions

Store at 68 F - 77 F; excursions permitted between between 59 F - 86 F.

FAQ

What is VetaMeg?

A non- steroidal, non-narcotic apple flavored paste that aids in alleviating inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders in horses.

Why this medication?

  • Controls inflammatory response
  • NSAID approved for oral administration
  • Active up to 36 hours
  • Apple-flavored
  • FDA-approved

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