Loxicom (Meloxicam) Cat 0.5mg/mL (30ml Bottle)
Active Ingredients: Each ml contains 0.5mg meloxicam.
Manufacturer: Norbrook Laboratories
Prescription medicine: This is a prescription medicine. Please ensure that you have read the "Ordering Prescription Medicine" page before ordering this item. We require you to upload your veterinary prescription and post us the original. You will need to send your prescription to
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Tweed Heads NSW 2485
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Commonly asked questions about Loxicom:
What is Loxicom?
Loxicom is a liquid form of the drug Meloxicam. Meloxicam is a prescription nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that reduces the pain and inflammation of osteoarthritis and other musculoskeletal disorders.
Why do dogs and cats use Loxicom?
If your dog or cat has been diagnosed with osteoarthritis or suffers from joint pain, your veterinarian may prescribe an NSAID such as Loxicom to reduce the associated pain and inflammation.
What else should I know about Loxicom?
Reduces joint pain and inflammation. Comes with a dosing syringe. Liquid for easy dosing. Can be mixed with food or given into the mouth. Your veterinarian may ask for routine blood tests to check for liver and kidney side effects. These follow-ups are very important.
What problems could my dog or cat have with Loxicom?
Serious, but rare, side effects of Meloxicam include ulcers and liver or kidney problems. These are more likely in cats. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you notice symptoms such as eating less than normal, vomiting, changes in bowel movements, changes in behaviour or activity, weakness, seizures, aggression, jaundice, changes in drinking, or changes in urination.
What else should I know about Loxicom?
Store Loxicom out of reach of children and other pets. The cat Loxicom has a lower concentration of active ingredient than the standard (dog) Loxicom. This is because cats are more sensitive to the drug.
How do you use Loxicom?
Loxicom should be given with food. Follow your veterinarian's directions. The liquid suspension can be mixed with food or given into the mouth. Shake the bottle well before every use.
What is in Loxicom?
The drug in Loxicom is Meloxicam. Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
Pet Prescription Medications
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