Action 3 (Meloxicam & Paracetamol )

Therapeutic Group: Analgesic, Anti Inflammatory


Action 3 Vet Injection: Each ml injection contains Meloxicam BP 20 mg & Paracetamol BP 150 mg.


Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) of oxicam family. It acts by inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis, thereby exerting anti-inflammatory, anti-exudative, analgesic and antipyretic properties. Meloxicam has anti-endotoxic properties too. Paracetamonl is an analgesic agent. It reduces fever by depressing the heat regulatory centres in the hypothalamus.


Inflammation, pain, fever, lameness, dehorning & castration. It is also used as supportive therapy in acute respiratory infection, diarrhea, acute mastitis etc.

Dosage & Administration

For intramuscular/subcutaneous/intravenous administration-
1 ml/40 kg body weight or 0.5 mg/kg body weight as a single dose.
Or as Directed by the registered Veterinarian

Side Effects

A slight transient swelling at the injection site following SC injection may be seen. Prolong use may cause gastrointestinal lesions, inappetance, vomiting and diarrhoea.


Do not administer concurrently with steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (SAID) & other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID).

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

Not recommended for use in pregnant or lactating animals.

Drug Interaction

May cause increased likelihood of bleeding if use in conjunction with corticosteroids, heparin, warferin, aspirin, flunixin & phenylbutazone.

Over Dose

Chronic toxicity may damage liver, intestine and lungs.

Withdrawal Period

Meat :15 days
Milk : 5 days.


Do not store above 30 °C, avoid freezing. Store the vial in the carton to protect from light. Keep out of the reach of children.

Commercial Pack

Action 3 Vet Injection: Each box contains 1 amber vial of 10 ml.