Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs
Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs are administered for the control of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis and for the control of postoperative pain and inflammation associated with soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery in dogs.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian. See full prescribing information for complete dosing and administration instructions.
Treatment administrators and caretakers should be aware of important information when treating the dog.
|Item #||Product Name||Supplied|
|30035648||Firocoxib Tablets for Dogs 57 mg||60 ct. bottle|
|30035748||Firocoxib Tablets for Dogs 227 mg||60 ct. bottle|
Active Ingredient(s): Firocoxib
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION:
Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs are for use in dogs only. As a class, cyclooxygenase inhibitory NSAIDs like Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs may be associated with gastrointestinal, kidney or liver side effects. Dogs should be evaluated for pre-existing conditions, and currently prescribed medications, prior to treatment with Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs, then monitored while on therapy. Concurrent use with another NSAID, corticosteroids or nephrotoxic medication should be avoided or monitored closely.
For more information, please see full prescribing information.
Not for use in humans. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children. Consult a physician in case of accidental ingestion by humans. Keep Firocoxib Chewable Tablets for Dogs in a secure location out of reach of dogs, cats, and other animals to prevent accidental ingestion or overdose. For oral use in dogs only. Use of this product at doses above the recommended 2.27 mg/lb (5.0 mg/kg) in puppies less than seven months of age has been associated with serious adverse reactions, including death (see Animal Safety). Due to tablet sizes and scoring, dogs weighing less than 12.5 lb (5.7 kg) cannot be accurately dosed.