- nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory analgesic
- indicated for horses
- alleviates inflammation, lameness and pain due to osteoarthritis, hip dysplasia, disc disease, spondylosis, panosteitis, trauma, and related musculoskeletal diseases
- for the management of post-surgical pain
- for the symptomatic treatment of fever.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS:
Side effects include Vomiting, Abnormal Stool (e.g., diarrhea, melena), Decreased Appetite, Increased Thirst
There are no known contraindications to this drug when used as directed. Intra-arterial injection should be avoided. Do not use in a horse if it has previously shown hypersensitivity to ketoprofen.
This product should not be used in breeding animals since the effects of KETOFEN on fertility, pregnancy or fetal health in horses have not been determined.
Do not use in horses intended for human consumption.
ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE
It is important to follow your Veterinarian's prescription instructions for your pet.
The recommended dosage is 1 mg/lb (1 mL/100 lbs) of body weight once daily. Treatment is administered by intravenous injection and may be repeated for up to five days. Onset of activity is within two hours with peak response by 12 hours.
Sterile Solution, 100 mg/mL