Apex Meloxicam

Apex Meloxicam Oral Suspension is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and is indicated for the control of pain and inflammation associated with acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders in dogs.


Active Ingredient

Meloxicam 1.5mg/mL.


Meloxicam is a member of the oxicam family and they act by inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis. Inhibition of leukocyte infiltration of inflamed tissue and inhibition of bone and cartilage destruction also occur. To a lesser extent there is also inhibition of collagen induced thrombocyte aggregation. Meloxicam exerts anti-inflammatory, anti-exudative,analgesic and antipyretic effects.

Dosage & Administration

For oral administration only, to be given with food.
Initial dose: 0.2mg/kg bodyweight to be given once only.
Maintenance dose: 0.1mg/kg bodyweight to be given daily.
Duration of therapy is at the discretion of the veterinarian and will depend on the condition being treated and the response to therapy.


Available in 15mL, 50mL and 100mL bottles.