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Oral suspension. Each ml contains 15mg of meloxicam and 5mg sodium benzoate.
Alleviation of inflammation and relief of pain in both acute and chronic musculo-skeletal disorders in horses.
Dosage and administration:
To be administered either mixed with food or directly into the mouth at a dosage of 0.6 mg/kg body weight, once daily, up to 14 days. This is equivalent to 1 ml of Rheumocam per 25 kg body weight of horse. For example, a horse weighing 400 kg will receive 16 ml of Rheumocam, a horse weighing 500 kg will receive 20 ml of Rheumocam, and a horse weighing 600 kg will receive 24 ml of Rheumocam.
In case the product is mixed with food, it should be added to a small quantity of food, prior to feeding.
The suspension should be given using the Rheumocam measuring syringe provided in the package. The syringe fits onto the bottle and has a bodyweight / ml scale.
Shake well before use. Avoid introduction of contamination during use.
Horses: Not for use in horses intended for human consumption. Treated horses should never be slaughtered for human consumption. The horse must be declared as not intended for human consumption under national horse passport regulation.
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