(Carprofen) is a Rimadyl generic that provides clinically effective pain relief associated with osteoarthritis and post operative pain associated with soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries in dogs. It is non-narcotic, non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory and is available as scored caplets that contain 25 mg, 75 mg and 100 mg per caplet.
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a painful condition caused by "wear and tear" of cartilage and other parts of the joints that may result in the following changes or signs in your dog: Limping or lameness Decreased activity or exercise (reluctance to stand, climb or run, or difficulty in performing these activities) Stiffness or decreased movement of joints
To control surgical pain (e.g. for surgeries such as spays, ear procedures or orthopedic repairs) your veterinarian may administer Carprieve (Carprofen) Caplets before the procedure and recommend that your dog be treated for several days after going home. Warnings:
Keep out of reach of children. Not for human use. Consult a physician in cases of accidental ingestion by humans. For use in dogs only. Do not use in cats. Storage:
Store at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59° - 86°F).