Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib)
What is Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib) used for?
Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib) is an oral non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat cats suffering from arthritis, pain from injury, or other inflammatory conditions. The medication prevents the actions of enzymes released following injuries responsible for causing swelling, pain, and irritation to allow easier and more comfortable joint movement. Your veterinarian may also prescribe it to treat other conditions that are not listed here.
How should I use Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib)?
Strictly follow the instructions of your veterinarian while using Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib) to ensure the safest and most effective results. One tablet is administered once or twice daily, but your individual instructions will be based on the weight, health condition, and the severity of the symptoms affecting your cat. These should be swallowed whole and may be hidden in a treat or food if you have trouble administering the dose. Never score, crush, or split the tablets before use to avoid destroying or altering the effects of their contents. Ask your veterinarian any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib)?
Side effects that may affect your cat while using Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib) include:
More serious side effects that may occur during use include bloody diarrhea, severe confusion, faintness, or death in some cases. Immediately inform your veterinarian about any symptoms you witness that are intense or worry you to make sure the correct adjustments are made to your regimen to prevent further complications.
Do not begin administering Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib) if your cat has had a bad reaction to other NSAID medications or similar treatments in the past.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your veterinarian while using Onsior Cat (Robenacoxib). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the animal and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain cats, it is essential you always inform your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant, as well as if it has any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if it is taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if your cat has an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.