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Deramaxx

Active Ingredient(s): Deracoxib
Category: Veterinary Medicine

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Deramaxx Overview

Deracoxib (trade name Deramaxx, Novartis) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug of the coxib class, used in veterinary medicine to treat osteoarthritis in dogs. It is sold in tablets, which have added beefy flavor to increase palatability. Deramaxx received FDA approval in August 2002 for "the control of post operative pain and inflammation associated with orthopedic surgery in dogs." Contents 1 Indications and use 2 Dosage 3 Contraindications 4 Adverse effects 5 Brand names 6 Refe...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deracoxib

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200 lb dog who needs this med for pain relief. We need some a little more inexpensive. ## My Rotti/shep bitch is 13yrs old. She's been on glycoflex for years now.She just started to favor a rear leg.The vet found that she is starting to have pain,so she gave me some sample bottles of deramaxx to try.I asked how much when samples used up & was told $112.xx for 30tabs! I'm 64yrs & unemployed.No way can I afford that.I did find the generic name is deracoxib(not sure of cost yet).My old holistic med book(Rodale Press-written by a vet) recommends alfalfa,2-6 tabs daily,depends on dog size. Alfalfa works on my arthritis pain(in my fingers) so I'll try it on my old girl. ## Hello, After running a few Google searches, I haven't been able to find any generics for Deramaxx...
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this is a veterinary medication
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Our English Bulldog needs a pain med. for very severe tooth and gum infections. He is 10 years old & he cannot have the anesthetic needed for surgery to remove his teeth. We are just trying to keep him comfortable and were wondering if this would help with his pain ? If you have a better solution, we would greatly appreciate any help. Thank you !!!
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brown round pill AF on onside and NA on the other side
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Is there a good non-prescription replacement for deramaxx,that doesn't cost $2.00 plus per dose?
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Deramaxx substitute. Is there a good substitute for Deramaxx? ## You will need to speak to the prescribing physician, this is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, so there are others available, but they may not be appropriate for the condition being treated.
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pain killer for dog ## Do you mean Deramaxx (Deracoxib) ? Deracoxib is a member of the class of drugs known as NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), the same class as such common over-the-counter remedies as Advil (Ibuprofen), Aleve (Naproxen), Orudis (ketoprofen), and Aspirin. The chief use for such drugs in the dog has been pain relief, usually joint pain or post-surgical pain relief.
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deramaxx 25mg
brown in color, AF printed on it,NA PRINTED ON IT AND IT IS SCORED, GOT IT AT THE VET FOR MY DOG FOR A INJURY TO SHOULDER.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Deracoxib
  • Chewables: 100mg, 25mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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