Meloxidolor

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meloxicam

Authorised
This medicine is authorised for use in the European Union.

Overview

This is a summary of the European public assessment report (EPAR). Its purpose is to explain how the assessment done by the Committee for Medicinal Products for Veterinary Use (CVMP) on the basis of the documentation provided, led to the recommendations on the conditions of use.

This summary cannot replace a face-to-face discussion with your veterinarian. If you need more information about your animal’s medical condition or treatment, contact your veterinarian. If you want more information on the basis of the CVMP recommendations, read the scientific discussion (also part of the EPAR).

This EPAR was last updated on 25/04/2018

Authorisation details

Product details
Name
Meloxidolor
Agency product number
EMEA/V/C/002590
Active substance
meloxicam
International non-proprietary name (INN) or common name
meloxicam
Species
  • Horses
  • Dogs
  • Cattle
  • Cats
  • Pigs
Anatomical therapeutic chemical veterinary (ATCvet) codes
QM01AC06
Generic

This is a generic medicine, which is developed to be the same as a medicine that has already been authorised, called the reference medicine. A generic medicine contains the same active substance(s) as the reference medicine, and is used at the same dose(s) to treat the same disease(s). For more information, see Generic medicines.

Publication details
Marketing-authorisation holder
Le Vet Beheer B.V
Revision
6
Date of issue of marketing authorisation valid throughout the European Union
22/04/2013
Contact address
Wilgenweg 7
3421 TV Oudewater
The Netherlands

Product information

20/04/2018 Meloxidolor - EMEA/V/C/002590 - R/0007

Contents

  • Annex I - Summary of product characteristics
  • Annex IIA - Manufacturing-authorisation holder responsible for batch release
  • Annex IIB - Conditions of the marketing authorisation
  • Annex IIIA - Labelling
  • Annex IIIB - Package leaflet

Please note that the size of the above document can exceed 50 pages.

You are therefore advised to be selective about which sections or pages you wish to print.

Pharmacotherapeutic group

  • Anti inflammatory and antirheumatic products
  • non steroids (oxicams)

Therapeutic indication

Dogs

  • Alleviation of inflammation and pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.
  • Reduction of postoperative pain and inflammation following orthopaedic and soft-tissue surgery.

Cats

  • Reduction of postoperative pain after ovariohysterectomy and minor soft-tissue surgery.

Cattle

  • For use in acute respiratory infection with appropriate antibiotic therapy to reduce clinical signs.
  • For use in diarrhoea in combination with oral rehydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves of over one week of age and young, non-lactating cattle.
  • For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis, in combination with antibiotic therapy.

Pigs

  • For use in noninfectious locomotor disorders to reduce the symptoms of lameness and inflammation.
  • For the relief of postoperative pain associated with minor soft-tissue surgery such as castration.
  • For adjunctive therapy in the treatment of puerperal septicaemia and toxaemia (mastitis-metritis-agalactia syndrome) with appropriate antibiotic therapy.

Horses

  • For use in the alleviation of inflammation and relief of pain in both acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders.
  • For the relief of pain associated with equine colic.

Assessment history

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