Equioxx Oral Paste is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine (NSAID) that includes firocoxib to help horses with osteoarthritis regulate inflammation and discomfort. A syringe contains 6.93 grams, which is enough for a horse weighing 1,250 pounds.
Who is Equioxx Oral Paste for?
Why use Equioxx Oral Paste?
Equioxx Oral Paste promotes range of motion, mobility, pain relief, and inflammation reduction in horses.
How does Equioxx Oral Paste work?
This paste inhibits COX-2 (cyclooxygenase-2), an enzyme that produces chemicals that induce inflammation and discomfort. It has no impact on COX-1 (cyclooxygenase-1), a protein that aids in the maintenance of several physiological activities.
How is Equioxx Oral Paste sold?
What are the side effects of Equioxx Oral Paste?
Potential side effects include (from most to least common): Inappetence Stomach upset Jaundice Loose stools
What special precautions are there?
Never give to a horse that is allergic to firocoxib or any other NSAID. Horses should only be treated orally. Do not use in horses intended for food slaughter. Not for use in humans. Keep away from children. Drug toxicity symptoms should be observed and recorded. Prior to using this or any other NSAID, your veterinarian may prescribe a comprehensive medical history and physical examination, as well as periodic re-examination.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Equioxx Oral Paste?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.