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Deramaxx

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Deramaxx is a medication that is used to alleviate pain in dogs and is an anti-inflammatory and pain reliever for dogs that veterinarians prescribe for dogs suffering from canine osteoarthritis. Its beef flavor makes it easy to administer.. The drug is a brand name form of Deracoxib, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory pain reliever drug (NSAID) that belongs to the COX-2 inhibitor class. This means that the medication works by interfering with an immune system enzyme known as Cyclooxygenase-2 COX2, reducing sensations of pain and stiffness. Typically, this medication is administered daily for the long term to ease the discomfort caused by osteoarthritis; however, it may also be used to relieve pain in dogs following surgery for up to one week. The drug is a chew-able tablet that features a beef flavor that makes most dogs eager to take it. In order to purchase Deramaxx, you must have a prescription from your veterinarian.

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Deramaxx is considered as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by reducing elements that causes inflammation, pain, as well as fever in the body. It is also often used in treating inflammation and stiffness caused by canine osteoarthritis. Deramaxx tablets are generally round, chewable and biconvex tablets, which contain deracoxib that is formulated with beefy flavor, which makes it attractive for dogs. The molecular weight of the deracoxib is at 397.38, while the empirical formula is C17-H14-F3-N3-O3-S. It may also be called as a Diaryl substituted Pyrazole. Even though the plasma terminal elimination half-life of this medication can reach approximately 3 hours, it has been observed to last a longer duration period for its clinical effectiveness.

This medication should be administered directly as instructed by your veterinarian. If the instructions are not understandable, make sure that you ask your veterinarian or pharmacist and have it explained to you. The standard dose in treating inflammation and post-operative pain is 1.4-1.8mg/pound for a single everyday dose. On the other hand, osteoarthritis treatment and inflammation dose is usually 0.45-0.91mg/pound for a single everyday dose. It may be administered with or without food intake of food. Plenty of water should be made available for the pet. This medication should be stored at room temperature, and away from heat and moisture. Deramaxx is not designed for consumption and treatment of cats.

In instances wherein you missed a dose on your pet, skip the schedule and move to the next scheduled dose. Avoid giving a double dose of this medication because it will only trigger effects caused by overdose. It is available in multiple dosages – 25 mg, 75 mg, as well as 100 mg chewable scored tablets. Before administering this medicine to your pet, it is highly suggested that you contact your veterinarian first especially if your pet has allergic reaction or hives after taking other NSAIDs. Make sure that you immediately inform your veterinarian if you observe your dog experiencing discomfort, nausea, water retention, itching, skin rash, yellowing of the eyes, as well as unusual bleeding or bruising since these are symptoms of dangerous side effects. When these signs become visible, make sure to bring your pet to the veterinarian in order to undergo further testing.

Deramaxx is a medication approved by the FDA for use on dogs. It belongs to the COX-2 inhibitor medication class. What makes it different from other NSAIDs is that at certain recommended doses, it can block the COX-2 enzyme, and not the COX-1 enzyme. The latter is vital for several body functions while the COX-2 enzymes can trigger inflammation, and thus contribute to pain, most particularly in arthritic joins.[3-(difluoromethyl)-5-(3-fluoro-4-methoxyphenyl)-1H-pyrazole-1-yl]

benzenesulfonamide. It may also be called as a diaryl substituted pyrazole. Even though the plasma terminal elimination half-life of this medication can reach approximately 3 hours, it has been observed to last a longer duration period for its clinical effectiveness.

This medication should be administered directly as instructed by your veterinarian. If the instructions are not understandable, make sure that you ask your veterinarian or pharmacist and have it explained to you. The standard dose in treating inflammation and post-operative pain is 1.4-1.8mg/pound for a single everyday dose. On the other hand, osteoarthritis treatment and inflammation dose is usually 0.45-0.91mg/pound for a single everyday dose. It may be administered with or without food intake of food. Plenty of water should be made available for the pet. This medication should be stored at room temperature, and away from heat and moisture. Deramaxx is not designed for consumption and treatment of cats.

In instances wherein you missed a dose on your pet, skip the schedule and move to the next scheduled dose. Avoid giving a double dose of this medication because it will only trigger effects caused by overdose. It is available in multiple dosages – 25 mg, 75 mg, as well as 100 mg chewable scored tablets. Before administering this medicine to your pet, it is highly suggested that you contact your veterinarian first especially if your pet has allergic reaction or hives after taking other NSAIDs. Make sure that you immediately inform your veterinarian if you observe your dog experiencing discomfort, nausea, water retention, itching, skin rash, yellowing of the eyes, as well as unusual bleeding or bruising since these are symptoms of dangerous side effects. When these signs become visible, make sure to bring your pet to the veterinarian in order to undergo further testing.

Deramaxx is a medication approved by the FDA for use on dogs. It belongs to the COX-2 inhibitor medication class. What makes it different from other NSAIDs is that at certain recommended doses, it can block the COX-2 enzyme, and not the COX-1 enzyme. The latter is vital for several body functions while the COX-2 enzymes can trigger inflammation, and thus contribute to pain, most particularly in arthritic joins.

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DERAMAXX (deracoxib) helps control the pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis. It provides 24-hour control in a tasty beefy-flavored, chewable tablet. Deramaxx is a once-a-day (NSAID) medication that’s easy and convenient to administer.

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