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Anti-inflammatories: Flunixin Meglumine (Banamine) Use in Horses
  by Robert N. Oglesby DVM


Introduction » Pharmacology » Contraindications » Toxicity » Dosage » Association Drug Regulations » More Info 

Flunixin meglumine is a member of the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID's) used for pain relief (particularly colic), counteract the effects of trauma, bring down fever, and block the effects of endotoxins on tissue. Frequently used to treat medical colics though care must be exercised as it may prevent early recognition of surgical problems by covering up symptoms. This article is about the contraindications, toxic effects, dosages, and association drug rules that apply to this medication.
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