is a common anti-inflammatory used by us vets.
(meloxicam), which was developed by Boheringer Ingelheim, is a new generation non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated for pain control and relief for dogs.
is good to keep any pain controlled (this will get worse as the tumour grows), though steroid-based anti-inflammatories tend to be more commonly used in chemotherapy treatments.
Hamish stopped taking the Metacam
and now has monthly acupuncture.
5 mg/kg SC q24h; Metacam
, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc, St Joseph, MO, USA), doxycycline (25 mg/kg PO q12h), and 0.
He has been given Metacam
for years for joint problems and has recently been prescribed Selgian as the vet suspected dementia.
Jane's husband, 38-year-old caterer Terence, said the arthritis drug Metacam
could not be responsible for Rasputin's recovery.
The parrot was placed in a warmed critical care unit supplied with supplemental oxygen and was administered an injection of meloxicam (1 mg/kg IM, Metacam
, Boehringer Ingelheim, Saint Joseph.
She has been treated with Metacam
and restricted exercise, but is no better and the joint is badly swollen.
5 mg/kg PO q24h x 7 days; Metacam
, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc, St Joseph, MO, USA) with no improvement.
5 mg/kg IM; Metacam
, Boehringer Ingelheim, Ingelheim/Rhein, Germany) were given for pain management.
3 mg/kg PO q12h; Metacam
, Boehringer Ingelheim, St Joseph.