Equioxx (firocoxib) Paste
Osteoarthritis can be extremely painful, especially for horses. This condition occurs between the cartilage between your horse's joints starts to break down. The results include stiffness, great pain, and swelling. Since horses spend most of their lives standing up, even when they sleep, this can reduce their quality of life greatly. Fortunately, there are products which can relieve the symptoms and make life easier for your horse.
Equioxx oral paste does just that! It reduces and controls the symptoms of osteoarthritis in horses. What's more, it does so without the use of steroids. Talk to your veterinarian to find out if this oral paste is the best product for your horse: a licensed veterinarian's prescription is required in order to purchase this product.
Possible Side Effects
The most common side effects associated with EQUIOXX therapy involve the tongue, lips and skin of the mouth and face (erosions and ulcers of the mucosa and skin) and the kidney. Gastrointestinal, kidney and liver problems have also been reported with other NSAIDs.
Use as directed by your veterinarian. The recommended dosage of EQUIOXX (firocoxib) for oral administration in horses is 0.045 mg/lb (0.1 mg/kg) of body weight once daily for up to14 days.
Store below 86°F (30°C). Brief excursions up to 104°F (40°C) are permitted.
Prescription items are NON-RETURNABLE and NON-REFUNDABLE.