Meloxidyl (meloxicam) 1.5mg/mL Oral Suspension Rx
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Meloxidyl (meloxicam) 1.5mg/mL Oral Suspension Rx

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

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

What is the Meloxidyl Suspension for Dogs?

  • Meloxidyl is a liquid form of the drug Meloxicam.
  • Meloxicam is a prescription nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) that reduces the pain and inflammation of osteoarthritis and other musculoskeletal disorders.

Why do dogs use Meloxidyl?

  • If your dog has been diagnosed with osteoarthritis or suffers from joint pain, your veterinarian may prescribe an NSAID such as Meloxidyl to reduce the associated pain and inflammation.

What else should I know about Meloxidyl?

  • Reduces joint pain and inflammation.
  • Comes with a dosing syringe. 
  • The Meloxidyl dosing syringe lists pounds only, not milliliters. If your veterinarian gives a dose in milliliters, you may need an additional dosing syringe.
  • Liquid for easy dosing.
  • Can be mixed with food or given into the mouth.
  • Your veterinarian may ask for routine blood tests to check for liver and kidney side effects. These follow-ups are very important.
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What problems could my dog or cat have with Meloxidyl?

  • The use of Meloxidyl in cats is controversial. It is not typically recommended to give Meloxicam to cats beyond one dose, if at all. Discuss your cat's needs with your veterinarian.
  • Serious, but rare, side effects of Meloxicam include ulcers and liver or kidney problems. These are more likely in cats. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you notice symptoms such as eating less than normal, vomiting, changes in bowel movements, changes in behavior or activity, weakness, seizures, aggression, jaundice, changes in drinking, or changes in urination.
  • Store Meloxidyl out of reach of children and other pets.

How do you use Meloxidyl?

  • Meloxicam should be given with food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.
  • The liquid suspension can be mixed with food or given into the mouth.
  • Shake the bottle well before every use.

What is in Meloxidyl?

  • The drug in Meloxidyl is Meloxicam. Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID).

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Meloxidyl is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Meloxidyl?

  • Dogs may use Meloxidyl for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.