||Helps to relieve your dog's pain and inflammation caused by arthritis and other joint abnormalities
||Also reduces pain associated with surgeries
||Chewable flavored tablets are readily accepted by dogs
Not for use in cats.
Not for use in animals who are hypersensitive (allergic) to carprofen (Rimadyl, Novox), aspirin, etodolac (EtoGesic), firocoxib (Previcox), meloxicam (Metacam), tepoxalin (Zubrin), or other NSAIDs.
Not for use in dogs less than 7 pounds of body weight, as accurate dosing cannot be made.
Use of Previcox at higher than recommended doses in puppies less than 7 months of age may result in serious side effects.
Possible Side Effects:
The most common side effect of NSAIDs is stomach upset, but stomach ulcers may develop, in which case you may see loss of appetite; vomiting; diarrhea; dark, tarry, or bloody stools; or constipation. Side effects involving the kidney include increased thirst and urination, or changes in the urine color or smell. Liver-related side effects include jaundice (yellowing of the gums, skin, or eyes). Other side effects may include pale gums, lethargy, shedding, incoordination, seizures, or behavioral changes. If any of these side effects are observed, stop treatment and contact your veterinarian.
If your pet experiences an allergic reaction to the medication, signs may include facial swelling, hives, scratching, sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma. If you observe any of these signs, contact your veterinarian immediately.
Store at room temperature in a tight, light resistant, childproof container; do not expose to high heat. The chewable form of the drug is appealing to pets and children. Store in a secure area to prevent an accidental overdose.
It is important to follow your Veterinarian's prescription instructions for your pet
|Dogs/Puppies: (7 weeks of age and older)
||2.27mg/lb of dog’s weight once a day for osteoarthritis pain and inflammation
Keep plenty of water available for your pet
Maybe given with or with out food
Do not give to cats