Meloxicam Ilium Cat Oral *Prescription required
Meloxicam Ilium Cat Oral- available in 15 ml and 30 ml bottles.
MUST be given with or after food.
At a dose of 0.1 mg/kg orally (loading dose) followed by 0.05mg/kg once daily as a maintenance dose, it is used for long-term management of arthritis
Meloxicam relieves inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders. This drug is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory enolic acid derivative, belonging to the oxicam group of NSAIDs.
Typical adverse reaction of NSAIDs include anorexia, vomiting, diarrhoea, faecal occult blood and apathy. These side effects are in most cases transient and disappear following termination of treatment, but in rare cases may be serious