my dog coco who is 14 yrs old is been takeing previcox
1/2 of a 227mg pill for 6 months and has run out .the vet in town who took x rays of her leg said she needed them.she did a complete blood panel and gave her a clean bill of health. now she will not give me any more refills with out more blood work and ck up. I told her I live on a very tight budget and can not afford to spend 400.00 on that when that wood by coco 8 months worth of pills. I am 72 yrs old and love this her very much she eats good ,her stool is fine no blood drinks good , only problem is she started limping bad again .we live in a town of 5000 on the mexico border I will not go back to this vet she did not want to here any of this .its 60 mile round trip to vet in another town ,with a chow who Hates car rides .is ther some kind of non prescription med I could give her? I was getting her meds from doctors foster
&smith pharmacy on line.they called her with no luck.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: yes x-rays showed she has problem with looks like little beads in her leg joint witch causes pain and inflammation don't remember what its called
JA: The Veterinarian will know what to do. What is the dog's name?
Customer: coco a 14 yr old chow chow
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your dog?
Customer: no for a chow her age her over all health and life is good