pet meds

Rimadyl for Dogs (carprofen)

rimadyl

Rimadyl is also known as "carprofen" which is used for the treatment of dog arthritis. Rimadyl for dogs is a pain reliever, non-steroidal and a safe medication to give to your dog if it is suffering from dog arthritis or if your pet just had a soft tissue surgery. This medication can also be used to reduce fever and other symptoms. Rimadyl is avaliable in different doses such as 25mg, 75mg and 100mg. Talk to your vet about rimadyl.

Benefits of Rimadyl

  • FDA Approved for use in dogs and cats
  • Easy to administer
  • Effective in control pain

 

Rimadyl Side Effects

Few reported side effects of rimadyl include:
  • blood in stool
  • loss of appetite
  • vomiting
  • swelling of the lips
  • diarrhea
  • open sores in mouth