US 9,808,433 B2
Combination of a centrally-acting analgesic and a selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of inflammation and pain in the veterinary field
Andrea Formenti, Milan (IT); and Filippo Formenti, Milan (IT)
Assigned to FORMEVET S.R.L., Milan (IT)
Appl. No. 13/580,437
Filed by Andrea Formenti, Milan (IT); and Filippo Formenti, Milan (IT)
PCT Filed Feb. 17, 2011, PCT No. PCT/EP2011/052325
§ 371(c)(1), (2), (4) Date Aug. 22, 2012,
PCT Pub. No. WO2011/104161, PCT Pub. Date Sep. 1, 2011.
Claims priority of application No. MI2010A0318 (IT), filed on Feb. 26, 2010.
Prior Publication US 2012/0316232 A1, Dec. 13, 2012
Int. Cl. A01N 57/10 (2006.01); A61K 31/66 (2006.01); A61K 31/137 (2006.01); A61K 31/341 (2006.01)
CPC A61K 31/137 (2013.01) [A61K 31/341 (2013.01)] 5 Claims
 
1. Method of treating inflammation in animals in need thereof comprising
preparing a medicament comprising a combination of Tramadol and Firocoxib;
administering an effective dose of said combination to said animals, said Firocoxib being administered below a minimum effective anti-inflammatory dose; and
treating said inflammation in said animals.