- Reduces inflammation caused by surgery, injury, or osteoarthritis in dogs
- May also be used to reduce fever in dogs
- For dogs with arthritis this medication may help increase mobility and activity levels
Possible Side Effects:
Adverse reactions may include decreased appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, dark or tarry stools, increased water consumption, increased urination, pale gums due to anemia, yellowing of gums, skin or white of the eye due to jaundice, lethargy, incoordination, seizure, or behavioral changes.
Keep away from children. For use on dogs only. Do NOT use on cats. Carprofen should not be used in dogs exhibiting previous hypersensitivity to carprofen.
Do NOT use in pregnant or nursing animals. Periodic liver and kidney function tests must be done.
Keep in a cool/dry place.
It is important to follow your Veterinarian's prescription instructions for your pet.
Use as directed by your Veterinarian
The recommended dosage for oral administration to dogs is 2 mg/lb (4.4 mg/kg) of body weight daily. The total daily dose may be administered as 2 mg/lb of body weight once daily or divided and administered as 1 mg/lb (2.2 mg/kg) twice daily. For the control of postoperative pain, administer approximately 2 hours before the procedure.