Rimadyl (Carprofen) Caplets for Dogs
This item requires prescription approval.
Prescription medications are currently limited to CA residents. More states coming soon!!
- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Rimadyl (rim-a-dyl) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that’s used to reduce pain and inflammation due to osteoarthritis and surgery in dogs.
Rimadyl is the OA pain medicine brand most trusted by vets. Rimadyl helps get dogs back to their playful, lovable selves.
- Increased activity
- Preserved muscle mass and strength
- Regained function
- Improved emotional well-being
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
All dogs should undergo a thorough history and physical examination before initiation of NSAID therapy. Appropriate laboratory tests to establish hematological and serum biochemical baseline data prior to, and periodically during, administration of any NSAID should be considered. Owners should be advised to observe for signs of potential drug toxicity
Talk to your vetranarian before starting your dog on Rimadyl. Rimadyl should not be used in dogs exhibiting previous hypersensitivity to carprofen.
Food and Drug Interactions
Keep out of reach of children. Not for human use. Consult a physician in cases of accidental ingestion by humans
Possible Side Effects
Adverse reactions may include decreased appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, dark or tarry stools, increased water consumption, increased urination, pale gums due to anemia, yellowing of gums, skin or white of the eye due to jaundice, lethargy, incoordination, seizure, or behavioral changes.
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store tablets at controlled room temperature 15°–30°C (59°–86°F).