Ibuprofen, by virtue Adex being a NSAID, treated reduce bodily inflammation. Medical ibuprofen can be given for pain relief, inflammation, and to control fever, as well as for juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Ibuprofen is not safe to give to a dog. The exact mechanism of action of ibuprofen is unknown.
Possible side effects of Adex include:
Adex is used to treat diseases such as: Aseptic Necrosis, Back Pain, Chronic Myofascial Pain, Costochondritis, Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Dysautonomia, Fever, Frozen Shoulder, Gout, Acute, Headache, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Muscle Pain, Neck Pain, Osteoarthritis, Pain, Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Period Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Radiculopathy, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sciatica, Spondylolisthesis, Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, Toothache, Transverse Myelitis.
That means you may need to take it with other medications. The dose may be adjusted after 5 days based on response.