ANTI-INFLAMMATORY – ANALGESIC
Phenylbutazone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that has a powerful analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and antirheumatic action. It is a pyrazolonic derivative that, as such, acts in the initial phase of the inflammatory process, preventing or reducing vascular permeability and therefore edema as well as the constitution of the inflammatory focus.
Dexamethasone is a high-potency glucocorticoid (20 times more potent than hydrocortisone and 5 to 7 times more potent than Prednisone). It has a rapid onset of action and a prolonged effect (36 to 72 hours) with minimal mineralocorticoid action.
Powerful anti-inflammatory combination indicated in the primary treatment of all chronic or acute inflammatory processes of the musculoskeletal system. Arthritis, osteoarthritis, tendonitis, bursitis and as an adjunct in the treatment of infectious processes that cause inflammation and pain.
ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE
Horses: 10 mL daily for 5 days preferably via IV
100 mL vial