Metacam 2.5mg tablet

Metacam 2.5mg tablet


You need a VET Prescription to purchase this item

This medicine is intended for animals and is in the POM-V prescription category. By law, we can only dispense these items if you possess a valid written veterinary prescription.
It is an offence to submit a fraudulent prescription to obtain veterinary medicines and for a prescription to be altered, unless authorised to do so by a prescriber.
We will also make checks with veterinary practices to detect any fraudulent prescriptions. By placing an order and submitting a prescription to us, you are giving us consent to access your personal data for this specific reason.
If we identify any prescription misuse, we are obliged to inform the regulatory authority the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD) and/or the Police. The VMD will investigate and decide what further legal action is taken.

This product is typically dispatched within 3-5 working days from date of order and is not suitable for our next day delivery service.


Metacam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).  Metacam is indicated in dogs to relieve pain and inflammation associated with both acute and chronic musculosketal diseases and disorders.  

Long term treatment for chronic disorders is usually given once daily at a maintenance dose, under the direction of your vet.  More precise dosing may be achieved using Metacam Oral Suspension for dogs.Metacam 2.5mg 1 tablet (vet) (Prescription item)


Read all product instructions carefully and use as directed by your vet.

Metacam chewable tablets can be halved for accurate dosing, given with or without food, and have been flavoured so that most dogs will accept and eat them.
Do not use metacam in puppies younger than 6 weeks old.  Do not use in pregnant or lactating bitches, or dogs with gastrointestinal, liver, kidney or cardiac disorders.  If any adverse reactions occur, stop treatment and contact your vet for advice.  Check the product data for full contraindications and warnings.    


Each Metacam Chewable Tablet for dogs contains the active ingredient Meloxicam (2.5 mg per tablet).

Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).    


Each Metacam Chewable Tablet for dogs contains the active ingredient Meloxicam (2.5 mg per tablet)