Rimadyl Cattle - Zero Milk Withdrawal NSAID


  • A member of the 2-arylpropionic acid group of NSAIDs, Rimadyl® Cattle possesses anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activity
  • Proven efficacy in reducing clinical signs of acute mastitis and acute infectious respiratory disease*
  • For mastitis - significantly reduces fever and quarter swelling1 and improves heart rate and rumen function
  • For respiratory disease - significantly reduces fever and the inflammatory response in lung tissue
  • Trialled during clinical studies alongside macrolides, tetracyclines, cephalosporins and potentiated penicillins without known drug interactions
  • Low volume dose of 1mL/35kg given either SC or IV for added convenience
  • Plasma elimination half-life of 70 hours
  • 21-day meat withdrawal


Rimadyl Cattle 50mg/ml Injection 50ml
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£31.00 ex VAT£37.20 inc VAT


*in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy where indicated

Reference: 1. Lohuis JA et al., (1991) Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of carprofen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, in healthy cows and cows with Escherichia coli endotoxin-induced mastitis. J Vet Pharmacol Ther. Sep;14(3):219-29.


Posted by Alison Eves
1st November 2021

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