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RIMADYL

  • Uses for Rimadyl

    Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, or NSAID
    Formulated to help with pain and stiffness associated with ailments of old age in dogs
    May be prescribed if your dog has a joint malformation or has undergone surgery that has left your dog in pain
    Helps dogs with health issues, such as arthritis


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  • Conditions Treated

    Pain and stiffness associated with ailments of old age in dogs
    Joint malformation or has undergone surgery that has left your dog in pain
    Relief of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis
    Control of postoperative pain associated with soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries in dogs


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  • Dosing

    Rimadyl chewable tablets are to be given orally
    The recommended dosage is 2 mg per pound daily, given in 1 dose or divided between 2 doses daily
    It may be given with or without food
    Give this medication exactly as directed by your veterinarian. If you do not understand the directions, ask the veterinarian or pharmacist to explain them to you


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  • Administration

    One of the options for the drug is a caplet form
    This caplet can be given to your dog by placing it on the back of the dog's tongue or wrapping it up in a piece soft food or a pilling treat
    If your dog can't take a pill, there is a chewable version
    This chewable version comes in a soft square shape that your dog can simply chew like any other treat


    Please Note: EntirelyPets.com does not carry Rimadyl. The content on this page is for information and education purposes only. Consult with your Veterinarian for more information on Rimadyl.

  • Side Effects

    Any time you give your pet medication, there is a chance of side effects
    Some of the possible adverse reactions to this drug include jaundice, vomiting, bloody or black stool, unusual behavior, loss of appetite, and diarrhea
    If you notice anything different, call your veterinarian to ask if your dog needs to be seen
    Rimadyl provides dog owners with the ability to treat conditions, such as arthritis and joint problems, so your pet can live the pain-free life it deserves.


    Please Note: EntirelyPets.com does not carry Rimadyl. The content on this page is for information and education purposes only. Consult with your Veterinarian for more information on Rimadyl.





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