Help improve your pet's quality of life if he/she suffers from inflammation due to osteoarthritis or arthritis by using Quellin Soft Chews! What are Quellin Soft Chews? Quellin is a non steroidal soft chew for the relief of pain and inflammation in dogs suffering from osteoarthritis or arthritis. Quellin is an easy to administer soft chewable tablet that also helps control postoperative pain associated with soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries in dogs. What are the benefits of Quellin Soft Chews? Easy for dogs to chew and easy for you to administer Helps to relieve your dog's pain and inflammation caused by arthritis and other joint abnormalities Also reduces pain associated with surgeries Effective Formulated for: Quellin Soft Chews are formulated for dogs How is this medication given? Quellin is given by mouth. It may be given with food to reduce the chance of stomach/intestinal side effects. Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. This medication should only be given to the pet for which it was prescribed. For long-term use, use the lowest dose needed to provide relief How does this medication work? Quellin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug or NSAID. These types of drugs inhibit the cell's production of prostaglandins, which are chemicals made by the cells to perform specific functions, such as triggering inflammation. Various NSAIDs work differently on different dogs, so if you think your dog is suffering from the pain of arthritis, discuss the use of a NSAID, including quellin, with your veterinarian. What results can I expect? Quellin does not cure a disease but can effectively reduce symptoms of pain and inflammation. The response varies from dog to dog but can be dramatic. Pain relieving effects can generally be seen within hours of giving quellin. Improvement of inflammation can generally be seen after several days. Quellin is not a cure for arthritis, and the signs may come back if quellin is discontinued. What form(s) does Quellin Soft Chews come in? Soft Chews. Generic Name: Carprofen Common Brand Name: Quellin Dose and Administration: Always use as directed by your veterinarian. Carefully consider the potential benefits and risks of carprofen and other treatment options before deciding to use carprofen. Use the lowest effective dose for the shortest duration consistent with individual response. The recommended dosage for oral administration to dogs is 2mg/lb of body weight daily. The total dose may be administered as 2mg/lb of body weight once daily or divided and administered as 1mg/lb twice daily. For the control of postoperative pain, administer approximately 2 hours before procedure. Quellin soft chewable tablets are scored and dosage should be calculated in half-tablet increments. Soft chewable tablets can be halved by holding the tablet on each side of the score line and pressing up in the middle to break the tablet into pieces. Care should be taken to ensure that the dog consumes the complete dose. Do not stop this medication or change your pet™s dosage without consulting with your veterinarian. If you miss a dose, give it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to the regular schedule. Do not give two doses at once. Only give Quellin to the pet it has been prescribed for. Uses: Although there is no known cure for arthritis, there is a way to help ease the pain and discomfort associated with arthritis and other joint abnormalities. Quellin, a branded generic form of carprofen, relieves arthritis pain and inflammation to help your dog maintain his regular activity level and quality of life. Quellin is shown to be clinically effective and can also be used to control pain from soft-tissue and orthopedic surgeries in dogs. Possible Side Effects: The most common side effect of NSAIDs is stomach upset, but stomach ulcers may develop, in which case you may see loss of appetite; vomiting; diarrhea; dark, tarry or, bloody stools; or constipation. Side effects involving the kidney include increased thirst and urination, or changes in the urine color or smell. Liver-related side effects include jaundice (yellowing of the gums, skin, or eyes). If your pet experiences an allergic reaction to the medication, signs may include facial swelling, hives, scratching, sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma. If you observe any of these signs, contact your veterinarian immediately. Other side effects may include pale gums, lethargy, shedding, incoordination, seizures, or behavioral changes. If any of theseside effects are observed, stop treatment and contact your veterinarian. Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your veterinarian about all medications and supplements your pet is taking before using Quellin. Quellin should not be given with other NSAIDs (for example, aspirin, deracoxib, etodolac, firocoxib, meloxicam, tepoxalin) or steroids (for example, corti
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