pet meds

Deramaxx for Dogs

deramaxx for dogs

Deramaxx is used exclusively for dogs. It is well known for treating inflammation and pain. Also, deramaxx for dogs is used for treating degenerative diseases like osteoarthritis which affect the joints of dogs. It is available in beef-flavor and is chewable and veterinarian’s prescription is a must. It belongs to the class of COX-2 inhibitor medications. It blocks COX-2 enzymes and not COX-1 enzymes, as they are essential for body’s normal functioning, whereas COX-2 enzymes lead to arthritic joint pains and triggers inflammation. Deramaxx is avaliable in different doses such as 25mg, 75mg and 100mg.


Benefits of Deramaxx

  • Helps controlling inflammation and pain
  • Is very effective for treating chronic osteoarthritis
  • Treats canine arthritis
  • It is steroid free
  • It is chewable and available in beef flavor

 

Deramaxx Side Effects

In some cases Deramaxx can affect liver, kidney or digestive systems. Some of the common side-effects are:

  • Black or tarry stools
  • Lethargy
  • Fatigue
  • Skin rash
  • Itching
  • Yellowing eyes
  • Water retention
  • Swelling of tongue, lips and mouth