Ostiguard Carprofen Tablet
Brand Name: Ostiguard 50 100 mg Tablets
Manufactured/ Mktd by: Vetina Healthcare LLP
Dosage Form: Tablet
Presentation / Packing:
1 Strip X 6 Tab
1 Strip X 12 Tab
Each uncoated Tablet contains:
Carprofen 50 mg / 100 mg
Ostiguard tablets contains carprofen for as active ingredient. It inhibits COX-2 enzyme. Ostiguard is approved for long treatment in Osteoarthiritis, proven safety for 120 days.
Indications for use:
It is indicated for
Pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis
The control of postoperative pain associated with
soft tissue and
orthopedic surgeries in dogs
Administration / Dosage:
6 weeks or older:
4mg/kg, which could be divided as mg/kg twice a day if required / directed by the veterinarian.
Ensure that the dog consumes the complete dose.
Over-dosage / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
Common reported side effects are GI signs. Do not use in the dogs/puppies less than 6 weeks of age. For oral use in dogs only.
Safety / Pregnancy / Withdrawal:
Carprofen is not indicated in pregnant female dogs.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Store protected from light and moisture (at temperature not exceeding 30°C).
Keep out of reach of children. Not for human use. For animal treatment only.
Habit forming: No
Substitute: Cartail Tablet, UltraFix Carprofen Tablets 50 mg 100 mg, Dolocarp 50 mg 100 mg Tablets, Carodyl 100 75 25 mg, CP-Ortho 50 100 mg,
Carodyl Injection, Carpade Carprofen 50mg/ml Injection,