Table 4

Most commonly analgesic drugs prescribed by the respondents when treating rabbits (per cent=percentage of respondents reported routinely prescribing a drug*)

NSAIDsOpioidsOthers
Drug Per cent Drug Per cent Drug Per cent
Meloxicam76.9Buprenorphine46.3Ketamine34.6
Carprofen2.3Butorphanol10.6Medetomidine30
Ketaprofen0.6Methadone1.4EMLA cream24
Flunixin meglumine0.3Fentanyl0.9Tramadol1.7
Morphine0.3Gabapentin0.9
Amantadine0.3
Others (Xylazine, dexmedetomidine, tiletamine-zolazepam2
  • *The per cent of respondents not using drugs have not been reported.

  • NSAID, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.