What is Onsior (Robenacoxib) used for?
Onsior (Robenacoxib) is an oral medication prescribed to treat dogs with arthritis. It operates by preventing inflammation and swelling of the joints to reduce pain and allow more comfortable movement. Your veterinarian may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Onsior (Robenacoxib)?
Strictly follow the instructions provided by your veterinarian while using Onsior (Robenacoxib) to ensure the most effective results from treatment. The typical dosage is one tablet given once or twice daily, but your directions may differ depending on your dog's health condition and the severity of its symptoms. These should be administered orally and may be hidden in a treat or food if your pet refuses to take it. Ask your veterinarian any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct application.
What are the side effects of Onsior (Robenacoxib)?
Onsior (Robenacoxib) may cause side effects in some dogs such as:
Inform your veterinarian if you witness any other severe symptoms occurring such as fainting, confusion, seizures, or bloody diarrhea. These side effects may require immediate medical attention or changes to your dosage to prevent further complications.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your veterinarian while using Onsior (Robenacoxib). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the dog and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain dogs, it is essential you always inform your veterinarian if it is pregnant or breastfeeding, 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 dog 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.