Metacam is used to reduce inflammation and pain associated with arthritis. Metacam is for dogs. The safe use of Metacam in dogs less than 6 months of age and in pregnant, breeding, or nursing dogs has not been evaluated. An easy-to-administer osteoarthritis pain management drug for dogs. This oral suspension has a palatable honey taste dogs easily accept. Used safely worldwide for more than 10 years. Metacam is easy to dose, because of the convenient graduated oral syringe. Metacam is the only non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) available for use as a liquid, which allows for easy and accurate dosing for dogs of all sizes. Arthritis cannot be cured, but the combination of a healthy lifestyle, weight, joint care supplements, and the appropriate NSAID can help your dog live the quality of life he deserves. Metacam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). These types of drugs inhibit the cell's production of chemicals that trigger inflammation. Various NSAIDs work differently on different does so if you think your dog is suffering from the pain of arthritis, discuss the use of a NSAID, including Metacam, with your veterinarian.