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Is there a generic substitute for previcox? I'm looking for

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Is there a generic substitute for previcox? I'm looking for a less expensive medicine for my 75 lb german/lab. Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 7 years ago.
Hello there,

Previcox is a newer drug and there is no generic available. The drug is an NSAID type of medication. There are several other NSAIDs used in dogs that cost much less. Some have generics on the market. Rimadyl and Etogesic are much cheaper and there are several others. Here is a page that lists the alternatives:
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