In cattle: If appropriate, it can be administered in combination with oral rehydration therapy or antibiotic therapy, by injection of single dose via subcutaneous (sc) or intravenous (iv) route. Pharmacological dosage is 0,5 mg/kg live weight. Practical dosage is 1.25 ml/ 100 kg live weight. In horses: It is administered by injection of single dose via intravenous route. Pharmacological dosage is 0.6 mg meloxicam/kg live weight. Practical dosage is 1.5 ml/ 100 kg live weight.
It is used in combination with appropriate antibiotics to reduce the clinical symptoms of acute respiratory infection in cattle. It is used in combination with oral rehydration therapy in calves older than 1 week, as well as the young, non-lactating cattle, to reduce clinical symptoms appearing in cases of diarrhea. It is indicated for relieving the post-operative pain following dehorning operation in calves. It is administered in combination with antibiotic therapy in the treatment of acute mastitis. It is indicated for relieving the pain and inflammation in acute and chronic musculoskeletal system diseases in horses. It is indicated for relieving the pain related with colic.
The cattle, raised for meat, should not be sent to slaughtering during the treatment and until a period of 15 days elapses following the last drug administration. The cow milk obtained during the treatment and for a period of 5 days (10-milking) should not be used for human consumption.