Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin) (Compounded) Rx
Starting At $32.99*

Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin) (Compounded) Rx

  • This medication is compounded by skilled VetRxDirect pharmacy technicians following strict regulations. A minimum amount per compounded medication of $49.99 is required. When an amount less than the minimum is purchased the difference will be added to your invoice.

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

Why Do Cats and Dogs Use Compounded Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Aspirin, or acetylsalicylic acid, is commonly used for the treatment of pain, inflammation, and fevers.
  • Aspirin may also be prescribed for the treatment of certain heart conditions and the prevention of blood clots.

What is Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Aspirin, or acetylsalicylic acid, is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
  • Aspirin works by reducing substances in the body that cause pain and inflammation.

What else should I know about Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Available in capsules or an oil-based chicken-flavored oral suspension.
  • Compounded Aspirin preparations require a prescription.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Aspirin can cause serious side effects and should only be given under a veterinarian's guidance.
  • Cats are very sensitive to aspirin.
  • Dogs may have GI side effects such as vomiting, diarrhea, lack of appetite that your veterinarian needs to assess.

How do you use Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Read and follow the prescription label carefully for storage information, possible side effects, and drug interactions.
  • Give the exact amount prescribed and only as often as directed.
  • Do not skip doses or stop giving the medication without consulting your veterinarian.

What is in Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • The active ingredient is commonly known as aspirin. Aspirin is also known as acetylsalicylic acid.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin) is a compounded medication. Our pharmacy will mix the ingredient specifically for your dog or cat.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Dogs and cats may use this product for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.

Who makes Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin)?

  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin) is hand-made in our pharmacy. 
  • There is a minimum charge of $49.99 per order. 
  • Capsule shelf-life limits orders to a 170-day supply.
  • Suspension shelf-life limits orders to a 50-day supply.