Equioxx Tablets for Horses is an easy-to-administer oral tablet that works to help relieve the pain and inflammation caused by your horse’s osteoarthritis. Just one convenient, daily dose lasts up to 24 hours and can help improve your horse's mobility. Equioxx has been tested on more horses in safety studies than any other NSAID. Free of steroids, Equioxx Tablets for Horses offer a safe and effective way for you to help keep your equine friend feeling fit as a filly.
EQUIOXX (firocoxib) is approved to control pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis (degenerative joint disease) in horses.
The most common side effects associated with EQUIOXX (firocoxib) therapy involve the tongue, lips and skin of the mouth and face (erosions and ulcers of the mucosa and skin) and the kidney. Gastrointestinal, kidney and liver problems have also been reported with other NSAIDs.
Please consult with your veterinarian for any Food and Drug interaction concerns.
Horses should undergo a thorough history and physical examination before initiation of NSAID therapy. Appropriate laboratory tests should be conducted to establish hematological and serum biochemical baseline data before and periodically during administration of any NSAID. Treatment with EQUIOXX (firocoxib) should be terminated if signs such as inappetance, colic, abnormal feces, or lethargy are observed. See package insert for full information.
Room Temperature 20-25C
The recommended dosage of EQUIOXX Tablets is one 57 mg tablet, for oral administration in horses weighing 800-1300 lbs, once daily for up to 14 days. The overall duration of treatment EQUIOXX Tablets will be dependent on the response observed, but should not exceed 14 days. EQUIOXX may be given with or without food. Please see package insert for additional information.