Piroxicam Capsules for dogs and cats
Piroxicam capsule compounded for dogs and cats.
Non-Steroidal Antiinflammatory, Anti-Tumor compounded for dogs and cats.
Pronunciation - (peer-ox-i-kam)
Piroxicam capsule compounded for dogs and cats is helpful in reducing the pain and inflammation related with degenerative joint disease in dogs. Its main use in dogs is adjunctive treatment of bladder transitional cell carcinoma. Piroxicam can also be helpful in squamous cell carcinomas, mammary adenocarcinoma and transmissible veneral tumor. There is some use of Piroxicam in cats for its anti-tumor effects, but there is no documentation on its safety or efficacy and should be used with caution.
Same active ingredient as Feldene®
Piroxicam requires a written prescription from a licensed veterinarian.
Specialty Veterinary Pharmacy does not make any claims of efficacy for this medication. These medications are not an FDA approved item, but are compounded in a licensed pharmacy.
SVPMEDS compounds Piroxicam to meet individual patients' needs using USP <795> guidelines.