Doghealth2 contains an exchange of information pertaining to dog health, primarily regarding the use of drugs that can or have caused illness and/or death in dogs. Though we remain focused on the drug, RIMADYL (Carprofen), we are now adding drugs such as ETOGESIC (etodolac), DERAMAX (deracoxib), METACAM (Meloxicam), ZUBRIN (tepoxalin),PREVICOX (firocoxib), and NOVOX (generic carprofen) - Non Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs NSAIDS).
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Do you have a dog with arthritis, orthopedic problems? Your
Veterinarian may not be aware of the potential serious adverse side effects
of these drugs known as Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDS). Many Veterinary clinics prescribe these drugs for postoperative pain, etc. There may be safer alternatives.
There are many other medications prescribed for dogs that are dealt with on
our list. We also talk about the general health and welfare of dogs, we are
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The Senior Dogs Project (http://www.srdogs.com) has a vast amount of
information regarding not only senior dogs, but also the controversial drug
DogsAdverseReactions site http://dogsadversereactions.com/ contains information on Moxidectin (ProHeart6), as well as Rimadyl, Deramax etc. with statistics on Adverse Drug Events from the FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine.
- information compiled by one of our Co-Moderators, J. Thurman.