Onsior for Cats is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) that contains robenacoxib and is used to treat pain and inflammation caused by soft tissue or orthopedic surgery.
Who is Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets for?
Why use Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets?
Onsior pills have a delicious yeast flavor that makes them simple to give to most cats. A single daily dosage delivers up to 24 hours of pain relief. This helpful medicine helps to reduce pain from soft tissue or orthopedic operations.
How does Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets work?
Onsior includes robenacoxib, which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID) that inhibits the pain-causing COX-2 enzyme. The COX-1 enzyme, which protects blood platelet and gastrointestinal tract function, is unaffected. The gastrointestinal tract absorbs these pills quickly, giving relief for up to 24 hours.
Robenacoxib 6 mg
How is Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets sold?
Three 6 mg tablets.
What are the side effects of Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets?
If you notice any signs of an allergic response, withdraw treatment and pursue emergency treatment. These signs include: Hives Facial Swelling Tongue Swelling Lip Swelling Difficulty Breathing If you notice any of these symptoms of a serious adverse response after giving your cat this drug, notify a veterinarian to pursue treatment: Unusual Bleeding or Bruising Eye Yellowing Itching Skin Rash Lethargy Fatigue Water Retention Unexplained Weight Loss Bloody Vomit Tarry, Bloody, or Black Stools Appetite Changes Abdominal Discomfort, Tenderness, or Pain
What special precautions are there?
Do not administer in conjunction with corticosteroids or NSAIDs. Giving this medication for longer than prescribed or in a larger dose than prescribed can cause a life-threatening and severe reaction. This product should only be used in cats to treat pain. This product should be given for a maximum of 3 days.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Onsior for Cats, 6 mg 3 tablets?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
Onsior can be fed by hand or given in a tiny amount of food. Give 2 tablets (12mg) daily to cats weighing 13.3 to 26.4 pounds. Administer 1 tablet (6mg) daily to cats weighing between 5.5 and 13.3 pounds. Only administer by mouth. Do not split the dose or use it with another pain medication. For a 3-day period, administer once every day at the same time each day. The dose is one milligram per kilogram of body weight.