Frequently Asked QuestionsEdit
What is PET PAIN-AWAY?
PET PAIN-AWAY is a new product primarily aimed at treating moderate to severe chronic pain in companion animals.
What is PET PAIN-AWAY indicated to treat?
PET PAIN-AWAY is specifically indicated to treat pain from hip dysplasia, arthritis pain, joint pain, and general chronic pain in companion animals.
How does PET PAIN-AWAY work?
Specialized proteins in PET PAIN AWAY block the action of acetylcholine, a major stimulating neurotransmitter in the nervous system and activator of the inflammatory pathways. As a result, the pain and inflammation pathways are temporarily shut off.
What should I expect when giving PET PAIN-AWAY?
It may take a few days for your pet to feel the full effect of PET PAIN-AWAY and, therefore, should initially be given as directed to achieve optimal pain relief.
How potent is PET PAIN-AWAY?
In animal studies, the active components of PET PAIN-AWAY gave equivalent analgesic effects with doses 300 times less than aspirin and 30 times less than morphine.
Can my pet overdose on PET PAIN-AWAY?
High doses of PET PAIN-AWAY are not toxic nor life threatening. However, excessive use of PET PAIN-AWAY may induce nausea or upset stomach.
Are there side effects when using PET PAIN-AWAY?
Unlike many other pain relievers, there are very few side effects associated with PET PAIN-AWAY. If they occur, the side effects of oral administration are usually nausea and upset stomach.
Will my pet become drowsy or experience changes in behavior while using PET PAIN-AWAY?
No, PET PAIN-AWAY does not contain opiates, so it is not addictive and will not cause drowsiness or behavioral issues.
Can PET PAIN-AWAY for Pets be used along with opiate-based pain relievers?
Yes, however, PET PAIN-AWAY may enhance the effect of opiates, so it is best if opiate use is reduced while giving PET PAIN-AWAY.