Meloxicam Apex 50 or 100 ml *vet script requiredMeloxicam 1.5mg/mL.
ActionsMeloxicam is a member of the oxicam family and they act by inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis. Inhibition of leukocyte infiltration of inflamed tissue and inhibition of bone and cartilage destruction also occur. To a lesser extent there is also inhibition of collagen induced thrombocyte aggregation. Meloxicam exerts anti-inflammatory, anti-exudative,analgesic and antipyretic effects.
Dosage & Administration
0.2mg/kg bodyweight to be given once only.
0.1mg/kg bodyweight to be given daily.
Duration of therapy is at the discretion of the veterinarian and will depend on the condition being treated and the response to therapy