Novox for Dogs
Novox is a generic Rimadyl carprofen caplets.
Novox is a prescription non-steroidal anti-inflammatory NSAID used to treat pain and inflammation due to arthritis and other joint diseases, including hip dysplasia. It's also used to reduce fever.Add this item to your cart:
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* It can be given to dogs over 6 weeks in age
* It can be given as a single dose
* Easy to administer
* Proven Effective
* FDA approved
How does it work?
Novox works by reducing hormones that cause pain and inflammation in your dog's body.
Administration and Dosage:
Your Veterinarian will prescribe the appropriate dosasge. Novox is available as 25mg, 75mg and 100mg capsule shaped scored non-chewable tablets Caplets.
The usual total daily dose in dogs is 2mg per pound given as a single daily dose or divided and administered as 1mg per pound twice a day.
Give this medication exactly as directed by your veterinarian.
* Novox should be given with food.
* Keep plenty of water available for your pet.
* Store Novox at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this medication away from children and pets.
* Do not give Novox to cats.
In the event that less serious side effects may occur, continue giving Novox and talk to your veterinarian if your pet experiences headache, dizziness, nausea, diarrhea, or constipation, depression, fatigue or weakness, dry mouth.
Other side effects are possible.
Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.
Stop giving Novox and seek emergency veterinary medical attention if any of the following symptoms occur: an allergic reaction difficulty breathing swelling of the lips tongue or face hives muscle cramps, open sores in the mouth, rapid weight gain due to fluid retention seizures, abdominal cramping. Other less serious side effects may occur. Continue giving Novox and talk to your veterinarian if your pet experiences headache, dizziness, nausea, diarrhea, or constipation, depression, fatigue or weakness, dry mouth. Other side effects may also occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.
Contact the veterinarian if the pet has bloody, black or tarry stools as these symptoms could indicate damage to the stomach or intestines, which could be dangerous. Before giving your pet any prescription or over the counter medications check with your veterinarian or pharmacist. For more information please contact your prescribing Veterinarian.