This product is made by Zoetis. The active ingredient in Rimadyl is carprofen.
Carprofen, liver flavor
Directions for User
The usual dose of Rimadyl in dogs is 1mg/lb twice a day. The dog should be examined and blood work performed prior to the beginning of therapy. Kidney and liver function should be monitored during treatment. Please follow your veterinarian's instructions exactly when using this medication.
This medication should not be used in animals allergic to Carprofen or other NSAIDS. It should not be used in animals with bleeding problems such as stomach ulcers and Von Willebrand's disease. It should not be used in pregnant or nursing animals. It should not be used in dogs that have kidney, liver or heart disease. It should not be used in dogs that are dehydrated. It should not be used in dogs with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) or those who are taking diuretics. This medication should not be given with other carprofen containing medications (Novox, Quellin, and Vetprofen are examples). This medication should be used with caution when given with other NSAIDs such as aspirin and etodolac, or corticosteroids such as prednisone. It should be given with food. Do not give this medication to cats. Always tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what other medications your pet is taking. Keep out of reach of children.
liver flavored chewable tablets