Metaflam Chewable Tablet, Meloxicam 2.5 mg Tablet, Non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug, Alleviation of inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculo-skeletal disorders in dogs, anti-inflammatory, anti-exudative, analgesic and antipyretic.
Treatment is to be continued once daily by oral administration (at 24-hour intervals) at a maintenance dose of 0.1 mg meloxicam/kg body weight. Each chewable tablet contains either 1.0 mg or 2.5 mg meloxicam, which corresponds to the daily maintenance dose for a 10 kg body weight dog, or a 25 kg body weight dog respectively. Tablets are scored and dosage should be calculated in half-tablet increments. Improvement is normally seen within 3-4 days. Treatment should be discontinued after 10 days at the latest if no improvement is apparent.