A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) for the control of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis (OA) in dogs.
Observe label directions. Do not use Loxicom Oral Suspension in cats. Acute renal failure and death have been associated with the use of meloxicam in cats. As with any medication, side effects may occur. These are usually mild, but may be serious. The most common side effects reported in field studies were vomiting, soft stool/diarrhea and decreased appetite. If side effects occur, discontinue treatment immediately and consult a veterinarian. Dogs should be evaluated for pre-existing medical conditions prior to treatment and monitored during therapy. See product labeling for full product information.
Metacam is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.