What does PREVICOX do for a dog? What is PREVICOX? PREVICOX is aveterinary prescription non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to control pain and inflammation due to osteoarthritis, or associated with soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery in dogs.
Is PREVICOX a good painkiller for dogs? Pain Relief You Can See in Your Dog’s Behavior
Designed to alleviate the pain and inflammation of osteoarthritis in dogs, PREVICOX (firocoxib) provides highly effective relief. Owners are likely to notice improvement in their dogs’ OA signs.
How long can my dog stay on PREVICOX? The recommended dosage of PREVICOX (firocoxib) for oral administration in dogs is 2.27 mg/lb (5.0 mg/kg) body weight once daily as needed for osteoarthritis and for 3 days as needed for postoperative pain and inflammation associated with soft-tissue and orthopedic surgery.
What side effects does PREVICOX have on dogs?
- Change in bowel movements (such as diarrhea or black, tarry or bloody stools)
- Change in behavior (such as decreased or increased activity level, lack of coordination, seizure, or aggression)
- Yellowing of gums, skin, or whites of the eyes (jaundice)