Alleviation of inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculo-skeletal disorders in dogs.
Initial treatment is a single dose of 0.2 mg meloxicam/kg body weight on the first day. Treatment is to be continued once daily by oral administration (at 24 hour intervals) at a maintenance dose of 0.1 mg meloxicam/kg body weight. Alternatively, therapy may be initiated with a solution for injection containing 5 mg meloxicam/ml.
Each chewable tablet contains either 1 mg or 2.5 mg meloxicam, which corresponds to the daily maintenance dose for a 10 kg body weight dog or a 25 kg body weight dog, respectively.
Each chewable tablet can be halved for accurate dosing according to the individual body weight of the animal. The veterinary medicinal product can be administered with or without food, are flavoured and are taken by most dogs voluntarily.