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What does DERAMAXX do for dogs? Deracoxib (brand name Deramaxx®) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used in dogs after surgery to reduce the pain associated with surgery (e.g., orthopedic and dental surgeries) as well as for the treatment of osteoarthritis, and other painful conditions or injuries.
Is DERAMAXX for pain in dogs? For more than 15 years, DERAMAXX has helped control the pain and inflammation caused by canine osteoarthritis (OA). Deramaxx is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that can help reduce your dog’s OA pain, which can help him stay active and enjoy playing again.
Can I give my dog DERAMAXX everyday? There are two typical oral dosages when treating dogs. 1.4 – 1.8 mg/lb once daily for up to 7 days is used to control post-operative pain, while a smaller dose of 0.45 – 0.91 mg/lb once daily for an unlimited duration is used to treat osteoarthritis.
Is DERAMAXX a painkiller? Deramaxx Chewable Tablets are indicated for the control of postoperative pain and inflammation associated with orthopedic surgery in dogs.