…to administer.* Generally safe and effective in treating many types of infections that can affect your pet.* A combination antibiotic that has the ability to treat gram-positive, gram-negative, and anaerobic infections. Precautions: Do not give. Clavamox to animals who are hypersensitive (allergic)…Description
Get your pet treatment for his/her infection with Clavamox. Many veterinarians prescribe Clavamox because it is generally safe and effective.
What is Clavamox? Clavamox is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is effective in the treatment of infections of the skin, respiratory tract, and urinary tract. Clavamox can also treat in infected wounds and abscesses.
Formulated for: Cats and dogs can generally take Clavamox safely.
How is this medication given? Clavamox can be given by mouth (orally). Follow your veterinarians instructions precisely although twice daily dosing is common with Clavamox. Only give this medication to the pet for which it has been prescribed. Your pet may start to feel better before a course of medication has been completed. Always use all of the pills that were prescribed in order to prevent reoccurrence of infection or antibiotic resistance.
How does this medication work? Clavamox is a combination antibiotic that contains amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. These medications working together expand the spectrum of bacteria Clavamox is effective in fighting.
What results can I expect? Your pets infection should start to improve once the antibiotic starts working. His/her symptoms should resolve and you should see your pet return to normal. You can notice improvement before the entire course of antibiotic is completed but you should always make sure your pet completes the entire course to make sure the infection does not return and to reduce the risk of antibiotic resistance.
What Form(s) does Clavamox come in? Clavamox can be given as a tablet available in 3 different strengths or as an oral suspension.
Generic Name: Amoxicillin-potassium clavulanate (Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name: Clavamox (Pfizer Animal Health)
Dose and Administration: Generally, Clavamox is given twice daily. The exact dose and duration of treatment will be determined by your veterinarian so follow his/her instructions. The duration of administration depends on the condition being treated, response to the medication and the development of any adverse effects. Always complete the prescription unless specifically directed by your veterinarian. Even if your pet feels better, the entire treatment plan should be completed to prevent relapse or prevent the development of resistance. If you miss a dose, give it as soon as you remember. If it is time for the next dose, skip the one you missed. Do not double dose.
Uses: Clavamox is used to treat susceptible bacteria that cause infections in regions of the body including the skin, respiratory tract, bone, and mouth. Clavamox can also be effective in treating infected wounds. Clavamox is not a treatment for viral or parasitic infections.
Possible Side Effects: Clavamox is generally safe. The most common side effects are gastrointestinal in nature and include vomiting, diarrhea, and lack of appetite. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include shortness of breath, hives, swelling of the lips, tongue, or face, rash, or collapse. Other less serious side effect such as a yeast or fungal infection may be more likely to occur. Contact your veterinarian immediately if any unusual symptoms develop while your pet is taking Clavamox.
Drug and Food Interactions: Tell your veterinarian about any vitamins, supplements, or medications your pet is taking before starting Clavamox. Interactions may occur with bacteriostatic drugs such as erythromycin or tetracyclines.
* Ideal for dogs, cats, small animals, and horses* One step topical solution spray* Treats hot spots, bites, cuts, outer ear infections, yeast infections and rashes* Eradicated harmful pathogens* Provides quick healing* Safe if ingested or licked* Works with pet's immune system* Kills 99.9999% of…Description
For the treatment of an array of wounds and infections, use Vetericyn Veterinary Formula Wound & Infection Spray. This one-step topical solution kills 99.9999% of bacterica, viruses, and fungi, and is effective on skin infections including hot spots, fungal infections, cuts, burns, eye and ear infections, post-surgical incisions, bites, and rashes. Great for dog, cats, and other animals, Vetericyn Veterinary Formula Wound & Infection Spray eradicates harmful pathogens, reduces inflammation, and accelerates the healing process by working with your pet's immune system. This formula is steroid-free, antibiotic-free and non-toxic.
…use may induce diabetes or Cushings disease. Some pets may experience an allergic reaction to Prednisolone. Pets on corticosteroids may develop infections more frequently. Other side effects may occur. If your pet seems sick while taking Prednisolone, call your veterinarian immediately. Drug and…Description
Help your pet to feel better when he/she suffers from inflammation, Addisons disease, or certain auto-immune disease with Prednisolone.
What is Prednisolone? It is an oral corticosteroid used to treat multiple inflammatory conditions (ex. skin allergies). It can also be used in the treatment of certain auto-immune conditions and adrenal insufficiency (Addisons disease).Sometimes, it is prescribed by veterinarians to palliate certain cancers.
What are the benefits of Prednisolone?
- Easy to administer as an oral tablet.
- Helps with inflammation and usually relieves inflammation quickly.
- Can help in chronic conditions such as adrenal insufficiency (Addisons disease) and certain auto-immune conditions.
Formulated for:cats and dogs.
How is this medication given?Your pets dose is determined based on his/her specific needs. Always follow your veterinarians precise instructions. Give with food and make sure your pet has plenty of water to drink.
Do not stop this medication suddenly. Your pets dose should be gradually reduced as supervised by your veterinarian.
How does this medication work?Prednisolone is a corticosteroid medication. It works by suppressing the inflammatory response and immune system when used as directed by your veterinarian.
What results can I expect? Inflammatory conditions including allergies often improve within several days. Other chronic conditions such as autoimmune diseases and Addisons disease may take longer to improve. Always contact your veterinarian for further guidance if your pets symptoms do not improve after a reasonable period of time.
What form(s) does Prednisolone come in? Prednisolone is available as an oral tablet.
Generic Name:Prednisolone (Common Drug Name)
* Dogs should be tested for existing heartworm infection before starting treatment * Prescription requiredDescription
Protect your dogs from heartworms, roundworms or hookworms with Triheart Plus 1-25lb Dog. Triheart Plus flavored chewable tablets contain ivermectin/pyrantel. The combination of medications in Triheart Plus 1-25lb Dog has been proven to protect your dog from parasitic infestations when administered once a month.
What are the benefits? 1.Combination of ingredients helps to treat infection, reduce inflammation, and relieve pain; 2. Applied directly to the skin so it is easy to use and there are few side effects; 3. Can treat a variety of conditions including otitis externa and many forms of dermatitis; 4.…Description
NEO-PREDEF© with Tetracaine Powder is indicated in the treatment of certain ear and skin conditions in dogs & cats and for minor cuts, wounds, etc. in the reduction of pain and inflammatory response.
Allopurinol is used for the prevention of urate urinary (kidney or bladder) stones.
…Precautions: Never share a lancet or lancing device. Always use a new sterile lancet. Lancets are for single use only. This prevents the risk of infection and minimizes discomfort. Do not use this device or attempt blood glucose testing on your diabetic pet until your veterinarian shows you how to…Description
The AlphaTRAK Lancet Device is used to collect blood samples from your diabetic pet in order to measure his/her blood glucose (sugar) levels. This device is a reliable way to acquire a drop of capillary blood in order to run blood glucose tests as directed by your veterinarian. The AlphaTRAK Lancet Device can be used with the AlphaTRAK Blood Glucose Monitoring System. This device is used by many veterinarians and now you can use it from home too!
What is the AlphaTRAK Lancet Device? This Lancet Device is used to obtain capillary blood samples for blood glucose testing in diabetic dogs and cats as directed by your veterinarian. It includes a system to adjust the depth of puncture to accommodate multiple testing sites. A clear cap is included and may be used in place of the depth setting cap so that you can visualize the testing site better. AlphaTrak Lancets are sold separately. Contents include: (1) Lancing Pen, (1) Adjustable Depth Cap, (1) Clear Cap, and Instructions for Use.
What are the benefits of the AlphaTRAK Lancet Device?
- Easy to Use
- Device is a reliable way to obtain a capillary blood sample from diabetic cats and dogs.
- Includes a system to adjust the depth of puncture to accommodate multiple testing sites.
Formulated for: Dogs and Cats.
…for further instructions. All devices contaminated with blood should be disposed of properly. Your veterinarian can educate you on proper infection control protocols. Do not use the test strips beyond the expiration date printed on the package since this may cause inaccurate results. AlphaTRAK…Description
AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Test Strips are used with the AlphaTRAK or AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Starter Kit. Additional strips are necessary once the initial test strips that come with the AlphaTRAK or AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Starter Kit have been used. Strips are accurate and easy to use.
What are AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Test Strips? These are test strips that are used with the AlphaTRAK and AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Starter Kit and glucometer. The initial starter kit comes with 25 test strips but additional strips are necessary once these have been used. Each box contains 50 tests strips so you can continue to monitor your diabetic pets blood sugar levels from home as directed by your veterinarian.
What are the benefits of AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Test Strips?
- Contains 50 test strips per box.
- Easy to use.
- Produces accurate results in seconds.
- Made specifically to test blood sugar(glucose) in dogs and cats.
- Only requires a small blood sample(0.3 uL).
- Can be used with AlphaTRAK and AlphaTRAK 2 meters.
Formulated for: Dogs and cats.
How does this product work? Insert the test strip in to the meter port. This will automatically turn the meter on. Make sure the code on the meter matches the species code on the test strip vial. Touch one side of the test strip to the blood sample. Results will appear on the display screen. The angled sample area makes it easy to position the target area on your pet to the blood drop. The test only starts when the strip has enough blood. More blood can be added to the same side of the AlphaTRAK 2 test strip for up to 60 seconds. Your veterinarian will teach you how to properly obtain a blood sample from your dog or cat for blood glucose (sugar) testing.
Uses: You will need to purchase additional AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Test Strips once the initial test strips in the AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Starter Kit have been used. The initial starter kit includes 25 test strips. Additional test strips can be purchased in boxes containing 50 strips each. Test strips are necessary to properly monitor your diabetic pets blood glucose(sugar) levels from home along with the AlphaTRAK 2 Meter. Test strips are compatible with the AlphaTRAK Meter and the AlphaTRAK 2 Meter.
Precautions: For external use only. Changes in blood sugar (too low or too high) can indicate a potentially serious medical condition. If you test your pets blood glucose(sugar) levels and they are unusually low or high, repeat the test with a new test strip. If the reading is still abnormal after retesting and if readings are not consistent with any visible symptoms or if the blood glucose level is less than 80 mg/dL for dog's and less than 100 mg/dL for cats or higher than 250 mg/dL for dogs and higher than 300 mg/dL for cats, you should contact your veterinarian immediately for further instructions. All devices contaminated with blood should be disposed of properly. Your veterinarian can educate you on proper infection control protocols. Do not use the test strips beyond the expiration date printed on the package since this may cause inaccurate results. AlphaTRAK 2 Glucose Test Strips should only be used for testing blood glucose(sugar) levels in diabetic dogs or cats. Do not use to test blood sugar levels in humans. At home testing is not a substitution for regular veterinary care but should be used in conjunction with veterinary visits in order to provide your veterinarian with additional information to assist in treating your diabetic pet.
Storage: Store strips in their original container in a dry place at room temperature (between 38 degrees F TO 86 degrees F) away from direct sunlight and heat. Store away from children and pets.
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Canine Formula Canned Features and Benefits: * Therapeutic diet for dogs with acute and chronic kidney disease* Low phosphorus to prevent renal damage* Reduced protein* Potassium enriched* Rich source of omega fatty acids* Manages urine pH-alkaline…Description
Having a dog with kidney disease can be emotional and difficult situation for your pet and you as an owner. But there is hope. Your dog's illness can be managed and his or her symptoms reduced or even eliminated with help from your dog's veterinarian. Once a treatment plan has been established, it will likely include dietary management with a prescription diet, and Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Canine Formula Canned is an excellent choice. This prescription diet was created to make your dog more comfortable, by restricting ingredients like protein, phosphorus, and sodium, and increasing other nutrients such as fatty acids and potassium. Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Canine Formula Canned is a supplemental diet, but it does supply balanced nutrition for your dog's continued health.
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Canned Cat Food is: * Low phosphorus* Reduced protein and sodium* Great source of omega-3 and 6 fatty acids* Targets urine pH-alkaline* Added potassium and B-complex vitamins* Complete and balanced nutrition for adult maintenance*…Description
For complete and balanced nutrition without overstressing kidneys, support your cat with Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Canned Cat Food. It's low in protein, phosphorus and sodium to ease kidney burden and help protect against renal damage, but has added B-complex vitamins, beneficial fatty acids and other essential nutrients.
* To help prevent bladder and kidney stones* For adult dogs* EPA and DHA to help control inflammatory reactions* Meets AAFCO standards for adult maintenance* Antioxidants for a healthy immune system* Linoleic acid, zinc and biotin for healthy skin and a shiny coatDescription
Stopping an illness before it starts is a great way to keep your dog happy and healthy. So if you worry about your pet getting bladder stones, put some Royal Canin Veterinary Diet Urinary UC Low Purina Dry Dog Food in front of him and get some peace of mind. This food is a complete and balanced diet for adult dogs, especially ones at risk of bladder stones. Royal Canin Veterinary Diet Urinary UC Low Purina Dry Dog Food is full of Omega-3 fatty acids that help control inflammatory reactions within the urinary tract of your dog. In addition to the health of his/her insides, his/her skin and coat will also get a nice treatment from this food with its enhanced levels of zinc, biotin and linoleic acid. Your dog will look and feel fantastic, inside and out!
Please Note: Royal Canin Veterinary Diets now ship directly from the Royal Canin facility closest to you via Fed-Ex ground only (Expedited shipping service is unavailable at this time). Because Royal Canin Veterinary Diets ship from Royal Canin facilities, these orders cannot ship to a P.O. Box, Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, or APO/FPO addresses. Orders are typically shipped within 48 hours and will take one to two days to reach your home. Orders for Royal Canin Veterinary Diets will not be fulfilled until a copy of a valid prescription authorization is faxed to 877-894-5034 or e-mailed to [email protected]
by: Ticked Off
…alcohol, do not cause an attached tick to back out of the skin, without major consequences. These methods may actually increase your risk for infection that may lead to hospitalization or death of people or their pets. Using those methods or by squeezing the tick, even just a little, the tick…Description
The safe and effective tick remover! Simple and easy to use, it gets rid of crawling or attached ticks fast. For use on animals and people. And you'll never have to touch the tick. Ideal for pet lovers, groomers, sportsmen, etc.
by: Lactated Ringers
…intake, and certain illnesses such as kidney disease. Possible Side Effects: Side effects are unlikely if the proper dose is given. Abscesses or infection can occur at the injection site. It is, therefore, important to use a sterile needle and proper technique with each treatment. Certain signs of…Description
What is Lactated Ringers Electrolyte Replacement Fluid? Lactated Ringers is an injectable liquid that contains sodium, potassium, and other electrolytes. It is used in situations where rehydration is necessary. Examples of this include shock, decreased oral intake of fluid and food, illness such as kidney disease, and other problems. Lactated Ringers is administered as an injection either under the skin (subcutaneously) or in the vein (intravenously) as directed by your veterinarian. This solution can be given at home as necessary and your veterinarian can teach you the proper administration technique.
Formulated for: cats, dogs, and other species including horses and livestock.
How is this medication given? Lactated Ringers is an injectable liquid that can be given under the skin (subcutaneously) or in the vein (intravenously) as prescribed by your veterinarian. Your veterinarian will determine the proper amount of fluid and route administration that is best for your pet so always follow his/her instructions. If you have trouble giving this medication or if you do not understand the directions, contact your veterinarian. If you forget to give a dose, try to give it as soon as you remember but do not give two doses at once. Your veterinarian may instruct you and teach you how to give Lactated Ringers at home. For proper administration, you will also need a fluid drip set and a needle in addition to the bag of fluids. Your veterinarian will let you know what equipment is necessary. In general, Lactated Ringers can be administered as follows:
1. Remove the fluid bag and fluid drip set from their protective packaging.
2. Close the line lock in the middle of the fluid tubing by moving the roller so that it squeezes the tubing. The lock on a new fluid set is usually set to the open position.
3. The top end of the fluid set has a large, pointed end with a protective cap. Remove this cap, but do not allow it to become contaminated. MAKE SURE IT DOES NOT TOUCH ANYTHING.
4. Pull off the covering from the exit port on the bottom end of the fluid bag and push the pointed end of the fluid set into the open hole of the fluid bag. Make sure it is seated firmly or it can leak.
5. Squeeze and release the bulb at the top of the drip set until the bulb chamber is about half full with fluid.
6. Open the line lock and/or roller on the tubing and then hold or suspend the fluid bag. Fill the fluid line with fluid from the bag until it runs the entire length of the tubing. Be sure that all large air bubbles run out of the tubing.
7. After the fluid line has been primed, close the lock and move the roller down.
8. Twist the needle on to the end of the fluid line as clean as possible. Do not contaminate the open end.
9. Insert the needle and deliver fluid as directed by your veterinarian. Your veterinarian can answer any questions you may have regarding the use of Lactated Ringers. This medication should only be given to the pet for which it was prescribed. Needles and drip sets are also available only when prescribed by a veterinarian.
How does this medication work? It works to restore electrolytes (sodium, chloride, potassium, etc.) in situations where there is a loss of fluid. Lactated Ringers rehydrates the body and helps to maintain proper hydration. Hydration is necessary for normal body function. Electrolyte balance is important for certain actions including muscle contraction and nerve activity.
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Canine Formula Dry Food: * Contains reduced levels of protein, sodium and phosphorus* Great source of potassium, Omega-3 and 6 fatty acids* Complete and balanced nutrition* Target urine pH-alkaline* Vet prescription required for this formula…Description
For dogs with kidney problems and early stages of congestive heart failure, Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Canine Formula Dry Food provides complete and balanced nutrition with reduced protein, sodium and phosphorus and added potassium. Its rich in heart-healthy fatty acids and formulated to combat kidney and bladder stones.
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Dry Features and Benefits * Complete and balanced nutrition for adult maintenance* Highly palatable* Nutritionally manages cats with renal failureDescription
Let your pet's kidneys take off the load! Help is here! Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Dry is a tasty meal specially designed to offer complete and balanced nutrition while helping your adult cat manage kidney disease. Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Dry food for cats is low in phosphorus, protein, and sodium to lessen the work the kidneys must perform. At that same time, this Purina Pro Plan vet diet adds potassium and rich sources of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids to nurture your pets renal health. When you feed your vulnerable pet Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function Feline Formula Dry, you will know you are doing your best!
* Refrigeration required. Must be kept at refrigerator temperatures at all times. * Fights bacterial infections of the skin and ears* For topical use on skin or ears only. Do not get in eyesDescription
Tresaderm is a safe and effective option for treating bacterial/fungal infections and inflammation of the skin and ears in dogs and cats.
What is Tresaderm?This is a topical medication that is applied to the skin and ears as prescribed by your veterinarian. It contains an antifungal, antibacterial, and corticosteroid that are used to treat susceptible topical infections and related inflammation.
What are the benefits of Tresaderm?
- Drops are easy to administer.
- Can be used to treat many susceptible infections on the skin and in the ears.
- Corticosteroid helps to relieve any related inflammation and discomfort.
Formulated for:Tresaderm can be used safely in dogs and cats.
How is this medication given?Apply drops in the quantity and at the frequency that is recommended by your veterinarian. Be sure to prepare the affected area by trimming hair and cleaning and drying it prior to applying Tresaderm. Apply the drops according to your veterinarians instructions and massage. If you do not understand how to use Tresaderm correctly, consult with your veterinarian as incorrect use can cause damage to the ear(s) or worsening of infection.
How does this medication work? The active ingredients in Tresaderm work in combination to kill susceptible fungi/yeast (Thiabendazole) , relieve inflammation (dexamethasone), and kill susceptible bacteria (neomycin) that cause skin/ear problems.
What results can I expect? When your pet suffers from susceptible bacterial/fungal infections on the skin or in the ears, Tresaderm will kill susceptible organisms and relieve associated inflammation so that your pet feels better. If Tresaderm is used for more than 7 days, wound healing could be delayed. You should tell your veterinarian if your pets symptoms are continuing after treatment is complete.
What form(s) does Tresaderm come in? Topical drops.
Generic Name:Thiabendazole, dexamethasone, and neomycin (Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name:Tresaderm
Dose and Administration:Your veterinarian will tell you how to use Tresaderm properly. If there is excess hair at the treatment area or in the ear(s), trim it than clean and dry the area before each application. Give a dose as soon as you remember if you miss one but never give two doses at once. Do not share Tresaderm with other pets. If you have any questions about Tresaderm, talk to your veterinarian.
Uses:Use Tresaderm topically on the skin or in the ears to kill susceptible bacterial, fungal, and yeast infections and to relieve local inflammation.
Possible Side Effects: You may notice skin irritation and redness at treatment site. Tresaderm may cause temporary pain if it is applied to an area with an open wound. The corticosteroid in this medication (dexamethasone) may cause increased drinking/urination, vomiting, immune suppression, or weight gain if Tresaderm is used too much or for prolonged periods of time. These side effects are usually reversible.
Some pets may be allergic to Tresaderm.
Drug and Food Interactions: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), other corticosteroids, or gentamicin may interact with Tresaderm. Other interactions are possible. Always tell your veterinarian about other medications/supplements your pet is taking.
Precautions:Do not give Tresaderm to your pet if he/she is allergic to any of the ingredients. The corticosteroid in Tresaderm can lead to birth defects In dogs, rabbits, and rodents. Tresaderm should never be ingested. It is for topical use only. Avoid contact with eyes.
Storage:Tresaderm should be refrigerated and kept out of reach from children and pets.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Tresaderm.
Features and Benefits of Momentamax Otic Suspension For Dogs: * Treats ear infections caused by bacteria or fungus * Also used to reduce inflammation in the ear. * Dropper bottle includes long tip, which makes administering easier and less stressful. Caution: Avoid getting Mometamax in your dog's…Description
Mometamax is a good option for treating your pets ear infection and secondary inflammation when used according to your veterinarians directions.
What is Mometamax?Mometamax Otic Suspension is a topical medication that is applied directly to the ear(s) in order to treat ear infections and inflammation. It contains antibiotic, corticosteroid, and antifungal medications that are highly effective in relieving ear infections and the symptoms that accompany them.
What are the benefits of Mometamax?
- Can treat bacterial and yeast infections in the ear.
- Reduces inflammation and swelling.
- Long applicator tip helps to deliver medication safely and easily.
Formulated for:dogs only.
How is this medication given?Use Mometamax only as directed by your veterinarian. If this medication is used incorrectly, it can cause the ear infection to come back or it can damage the ear(s).
Make sure the ear is cleaned and dried prior to applying Mometamax. If there is excess hair around the ear canal, clip it to achieve maximal results.
Instill the prescribed quantity of medication in the affected ear(s) and massage the ear briefly. Always call your veterinarian for further guidance if you do not know how to use this medication correctly.
How does this medication work?This medication contains antibiotic (Gentamicin), corticosteroid (mometasone), and antifungal (clomitrazole). These medicated ingredients work together to kill bacteria/yeast and reduce inflammation that is common with canine ear infection(s).
What results can I expect? Mometamax kills susceptible organisms that cause ear infection(s). This helps your pets ear(s) to feel better. Improvement should be noted within 7 days and medication should not be continued longer than that unless otherwise directed. If your pet is not improving or if he/she seems to be worsening, call your veterinarian for guidance.
What form(s) does Mometamax come in? This is a liquid suspension that is applied topically in the ear.
Generic Name:Gentamicin and mometasone with clomitrazole(Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name:Mometamax
Dose and Administration:Use exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian. The external ear(s) should be cleaned and dried before each application. Apply the prescribed amount of medication in the ear(s) exactly as directed for up to 7 days.
If you forget a dose, give it as soon as you remember but never double dose. This medication should only be given to the pet it has been prescribed for.
Uses:This medication treats ear infections and reduces associated inflammation.
Possible Side Effects: Most pets tolerate Mometamax well but loss of hearing or balance may occur. These effects are usually temporary. Side effects such as increased drinking/urination, weight gain, diarrhea, and vomiting can occur if Mometamax is ingested. Other side effects are possible.
Drug and Food Interactions: Always discuss other medications or supplements your pet is taking with your veterinarian. Avoid concurrent use with other corticosteroids or other aminoglycosides(ex.neomycin) unless instructed otherwise. Other interactions may occur.
Precautions:Animals who are allergic to the active ingredients should not be given Mometamax. Working (ex.military dogs, police dogs, seeing eye dogs) should only use this medication if the benefits outweigh the risks since vestibular (balance) impairment may occur and may be irreversible. Never use in dogs with a ruptured ear drum.
Use in pregnant animals with extreme caution only if your veterinarian recommends it.
Storage:Store at room temperature away from children and pets.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Mometamax.
* Ideal for dogs, cats, small animals, and horses* Topical water-based hydrogel spray* Heals wounds, infections and irritations* * Kills 99.999% of bacteria, viruses, fungi, or spores (including E.coli, Staph (MRSA), Strep, Moraxella bovis, Pasteurella, Actinomyces and Pseudomonas aeruginosa)* No…Description
Vetericyn HydroGel OTC Spray a great no-rinse solution to care for wounds, infections and irritations caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi or spores. It is steroid-free, antibiotic-free, and non-toxic. This water-based hydrogel spray kills 99.999% of these contaminants, including E.coli, Staph (MRSA), Strep, Moraxella bovis, Pasteurella, Actinomyces and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Because it consists of compounds similar to those produced by your pet's own immune system, Vetericyn HydroGel OTC Spray will not harm healthy tissue. Plus, Vetericyn has an appropriate physiological pH range and will not sting when applied.
…Dental problems may also result from injury, foreign bodies such as porcupine quills or foxtail, malnutrition or systemic health conditions that infect the mouth as well as other parts of the body. Inspect your pet's mouth regularly for tartar buildup or a condition of the gums and brush your pet's…Description
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets DH Dental Health¬ Canine Formula may be prescribed for dogs with the following conditions: Adult and senior dogs to help reduce the accumulation of plaque and tartar, and Adult and senior dogs for everyday maintenance
Is your pet experiencing
* Bad breath
* Loss of appetite
* Red, swollen and bleeding gums
* Blood in the saliva
* Yellow-brown tartar at the gum line
* Broken teeth
* Dark spots on molars
* Raised sores in mouth
If so, they may be suffering from dental problems.
The most common dental problem pets' experience is buildup from plaque and calculus. If left unchecked, plaque and calculus buildup can eventually cause inflammation of both the gums (gingivitis) and the membrane lining of the tooth socket (periodontitis). Without proper treatment, the teeth may become infected and fall out and the resulting infection may spread to other parts of the body such as the kidneys or valves of the heart.
* Helps treat common bacterial infections that invade the skin and urinary tract.* Liver flavoring makes it highly palatable so most pets accept their medication easily.* Tablets are scored and available in 3 sizes allowing for more accurate dosing.* Tablet form is easier to give than traditional…Description
What is Rilexine? This is a medication that is given orally(by mouth). It is an antibiotic that treats pyoderma (bacterial infection of the skin) and urinary tract infections. Tablets make it more convenient to treat your pets infection than with capsules that contain the same active ingredient.
Formulated for: Rilexine can be given to dogs.
How is this medication given? Dosing will vary depending on your pets condition and his/her body weight so follow your veterinarians directions carefully. You can give Rilexine to your pet with or without food. The average frequency of administration is twice daily for 28 days in total. This is just a guideline and can change based on what is best for your pet so always listen to your veterinarian. Always talk to your veterinarian if you have any questions regarding the use of Rilexine.
How does this medication work? Rilexine inhibits nucleopeptide synthesis of the bacterial wall. This results in the eventual death of susceptible bacteria. Rilexine works to kill infections commonly found in the skin (ex. pyoderma, folliculitis, and cellulitis) and urinary tract.
What results can I expect? Once your pet takes Rilexine, his/her symptoms of infection should resolve since this medication works to kill susceptible bacteria. As with any antibiotic, it is imperative that you give your pet all prescribed medication even if he/she starts to feel better before all of the medication has been finished.
What Form(s) does Rilexine come in? Rilexine is available as a chewable, scored tablet with liver flavoring. It comes in 150 mg, 300 mg, and 600 mg strengths in order to accommodate your pets needs.
Generic Name: Cephalexin.
Common Brand Name: Rilexine Chewable Tablets (Virbac).
Dose and Administration: Rilexine is a prescription medication and should be given exactly as directed by your veterinarian. Give this medication with or without food. The general guideline is to use this medication twice a day for 28 days but your veterinarian will determine the correct dose for your pet. Your pets dose is also based on his/her body weight. If you forget to give it a dose, give it as soon as you remember but never give two doses at once.
Uses: This is an antibiotic so it is effective in fighting infection. Rilexine is generally effective in the treatment of superficial pyoderma (skin infection) caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus pseudointermedius. It also works to treat urinary tract infections and other susceptible bacterial infections.
Possible Side Effects: Gastrointestinal upset including diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting are the most common side effects with Rilexine. Rilexine can cause an allergic reaction in some pets. Signs of an allergic reaction include swelling, hives, vomiting, and collapse. If your pet experiences an allergic reaction to this medication, contact your veterinarian or emergency veterinary hospital immediately. There are other side effects that can occur. If your pet seems ill after receiving Rilexine, call your veterinarian as soon as possible.
Drug and Food Interactions: Aminoglycosides, amphotericin B, chloramphenicol, and oral anticoagulants(blood thinners) may interact with Rilexine. Other drugs may also interfere with Rilexine so be sure to tell your veterinarian about any other medications, vitamins, or supplements your pet is taking prior to giving Rilexine.
* Broad-spectrum antibiotic so it is useful in the treatment of infections in multiple organ systems including the skin, many soft tissues, and the urinary tract.* Scored tablets make it easier to administer the proper dose for your pet.* FDA approved for use in dogs and cats.* Dosing is usually…Description
What is Zeniquin? Zeniquin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is indicated for the treatment of susceptible infections. This medication fights infections of the skin, soft tissue, and urinary tract but it is also effective against bacteria in other parts of the body. It is given orally (by mouth) and is available with a prescription written by your veterinarian.
Formulated for: dogs and cats that are adults. Cats and dogs should be full-grown before taking Zeniquin. Large dogs and cats should be over 12 months of age in order to receive this medication safely. Small and medium dogs should be over 8 months of age and giant breed dogs should be over 18 months of age in order to ensure safe administration.
How does this medication work? Zeniquin is an example of a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. These antibiotics work to kill susceptible bacteria by inhibiting DNA replication.
What results can I expect? Signs of your pets infection should begin to dissipate and your pet should start to feel better. It is possible to see some improvement within two to three days but results and the length of time it takes for the infection to resolve will vary in each individual pet. It is important for your pet to finish all of the medication that your veterinarian prescribes even if your pet appears well. If the entire course of treatment is not completed, there is a higher chance that the infection will return or worsen. Consult your veterinarian if you do not notice an improvement in your pets symptoms after completing the prescribed course of this medication.
What Form(s) does Zeniquin come in? Zeniquin is a tablet that is given orally (by mouth). Your veterinarian will prescribe the size that is appropriate for your pet.
Generic Name: Marbofloxacin (Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name: Zeniquin (Pfizer Animal Health)
Dose and Administration: Give Zeniquin tablets by mouth (orally) as directed by your veterinarian. Zeniquin is generally prescribed for once a day use but your veterinarian will determine the exact dose and dosing frequency that is right for your pet. If you do not understand how to give this medication or if have difficulty administering it, contact your veterinarian for further instructions. Make sure you use all of the medication that is prescribed even if your pet appears well. There is a higher tendency for the infection to recur or worsen if you do not complete the entire course of treatment. Provide plenty of fresh water for your pet to drink while taking this medication. Do not give this medication within two hours of giving dairy products. If you miss a dose, give it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to the regular schedule. Do not give two doses at once.
…unusual in any way once this medication has been applied. Talk to your veterinarian about other measures you can take to prevent your pet from being infected with intestinal worms especially since they can be spread to people. Avoid contact with the treated area and prevent your dog from licking the…Description
Use Advantage Multi for Dogs 9.1-20 lbs. in order to protect your dog from heartworm disease, fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. Topical application once a month is all it takes to keep your dog safe!
What is Advantage Multi for Dogs? This is a medicated liquid applied to your dogs skin monthly. Each monthly application prevents/ kills heartworm larvae, adult fleas, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.
What are the benefits of Advantage Multi for Dogs?
- Each monthly application is effective and easy.
- Prevents the development of disease-causing adult heartworms plus some intestinal worms.
- Effective in killing fleas and preventing flea infestations.
Formulated for:This medication should only be given to dogs and puppies 7 weeks and older weighing at least 3 lbs.
How is this medication given? Apply the entire contents of one applicator tube on your dogs skin monthly on the same day every month as directed by your veterinarian.
Use Advantage Multi year-round or seasonally during mosquito season as per your veterinarians recommendation. Make sure you give the first dose within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes and give the last dose within 30 days after the dog's last mosquito exposure is using seasonally.
Part your dogs hair in the desired are between the shoulder blades. Empty the entire contents of the tube on one spot on the skin. Try to avoid contact with the hair coat. This medication is only absorbed through the skin.
Try to prevent your dog from licking the application site until the liquid has dried completely (about 30 minutes).
How does this medication work? Imidacloprid(10%) and Moxidectin (2.5%) work together to attack the affected parasites nervous system. The final result is paralysis and eventual death of the targeted parasite.
What results can I expect? One monthly application is effective in killing immature heartworms from the previous month. Advantage Multi also treats/controls adult fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. Fleas can still be present for up to 6 weeks after a treatment.
What Form(s) does Advantage Multi for Dogs 9.1-20 lbs. come in? This is a topical liquid that is applied on the skin once a month.
Generic Name: Imidacloprid plus moxidectin.
Common Brand Name: Advantage Multi.
Dose and Administration: Advantage Multi is applied once a month. Part the hair between the dogs shoulder blades and apply the entire contents of one tube on one spot on the skin avoiding contact with the hair coat. Keep your dog from licking the application site for about 30 minutes after application until the medication has dried.
Uses: Advantage Multi kills heartworm larvae and helps to prevent/treat flea infestations, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.
Possible Side Effects:Irritation, itching, odor, or residue at the site of application can occur. Severe reactions can result in tremors and other nervous system problems.
Allergies to the active ingredients may occur.
Other side effects are possible. Contact your vet at once if your pet seems abnormal after Advantage Multi is given.
Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your vet about any medications your dog is taking to ensure Advantage Multi is given safely.
Precautions: Dogs who are allergic to imidacloprid or moxidectin cannot use Advantage Multi.
Dogs/puppies less than 7 weeks of age weighing less than 3 lbs. should not receive this medication nor should sick, debilitated, or underweight dogs.
Storage: Keep this medication at room temperature in a dry and safe place.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Advantage Multi for Dogs.
…kill immature heartworms that your dog was exposed to in the preceding month. This medication also prevents and treats hookworm and roundworms infections that can cause sickness in your dog. Each dose of medication is effective for one month(30 days). What Form(s) does Iverhart Plus come in?…Description
- Generic alternative to Heartgard Plus so each dose is more economical.
- Works to protect your dog from heartworm infection plus it helps to prevent and treat roundworms and hookworms(common intestinal parasites).
- Tablets are highly palatable so most dogs accept them readily.
- One dose once a month is all it take to keep your dog protected!!
- Tablets contain pork and liver flavoring so dogs who have allergies to beef can take this medication safely.
Possible Side Effects: Most dogs tolerate Iverhart Plus well if it is given at the recommended dose. Side effects can sometimes occur and include vomiting, diarrhea, incoordination, convulsions, and drooling. Some dogs can be truly allergic to this medication or to the parasites dying off. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include facial swelling, hives, scratching, sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, and coma. If you notice any of these signs, call your vet or the local veterinary emergency center as this requires immediate treatment. If your dog is acting unusual in any way after giving this medication, contact your veterinarian immediately for further instructions.
Drug and Food Interactions: No drug or food interactions have been reported with Iverhart Plus. Make sure you tell your veterinarians about any other medications, vitamins, or supplements your dog is taking before starting Iverhart Plus. If you are giving any other preventative medications to your dog, tell your veterinarian before giving this one.
Precautions: Puppies under 6 weeks of age should not take this medication. Pregnant and nursing dogs can generally take this medication safely but always check with your veterinarian before using it. Certain breeds can be sensitive to the Ivermectin in Iverhart Plus. These breeds include Collies and other herding breeds. Ivermectin sensitivity is more common when higher doses are given but it is important to discuss the safety of this medication with your veterinarian if you own one of these breeds of dog. Your dog will need a blood test to look for heartworm disease before starting.
…administration of Temaril-P. Let your veterinarian know if your pet has any of the following problems: diabetes, stomach ulcers, Cushings disease, infection, heart, liver disease, kidney disease, or any other chronic condition. Do not use in pregnant or nursing dogs. Regular blood tests may be…Description
Temaril-P is:an antihistamine (trimeprazine)/corticosteroid (prednisolone) combination. This combination helps to relieve common inflammatory disorders such as kennel cough (tracheobronchitis), bronchitis/coughs of nonspecific origin (except coughs due to cardiac insufficiencies), parasitic/bacterial infections, eczema, and canine allergies.
What are the benefits? 1. Scored tablets can be split easily and make it easy to give correct dose; 2. Unique antihistamine/corticosteroid combination; 3. Acts as an antitussive (relieves coughing) and as an antipruritic (relieves itching).
What outcomes can be expected? Temaril-P will not cure the underlying problem. Antihistamine (Trimeprazine) and steroid (Prednisolone) work well to relieve coughing and itching occuring with tracheobronchitis (kennel cough), canine allergies, and other causes.
Who is it for: Dogs.
How does it work? Trimeprazine blocks histamine in the body. Prednisolone reduces inflammation of the skin and respiratory system.
Temaril-P is available as: an oral tablet.
Generic Name: Trimeprazine (5mg) with Prednisolone (2mg) . No generic products are available. Compounded products may be available.
Common Brand Name: Temaril-P (Pfizer Animal Health)
Dose and administration: A prescription from your veterinarian is required in order to purchase this medication. The dose is usually based on dogs weight but dose and duration of treatment will be determined by your veterinarian. Temaril P should always be reduced gradually before stopping. Taking with food to lessens stomach upset. Make sure dog has continuous access to water while using. If you forget to give a dose, give it as soon as your remember. If it is too close to the next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to the regular schedule. Do not double dose.
Uses: Temaril-P works to relieve inflammation. It targets inflammation of the respiratory tract and skin specifically. Coughing from allergic bronchitis, infections, or other causes, and itching/inflammation of the skin and ear due to allergies are all examples of problems that can be helped with this medication.
Storage: Temaril-P should be stored in a tight, childproof, light-resistant container at room temperature. Keep out of reach from children and pets.
Possible side effects: Side effects are usually dose dependent and may include sedation, exposed third eyelid, muscle tremors, weakness, blood disorders, and an increase in drinking, eating, and urinating. Your pet may have more "accidents" and need to relieve themselves more often. Less common side effects include increased appetite, weight gain, panting, diarrhea, vomiting, and behavior changes.
Muscle loss, weakness, and the development of diabetes or hyperadrenocorticism (Cushing's disease) may occur if this medication is used long-term. Longer term use of Temaril-P can also cause immune system suppression (especially at higher doses). Immune suppression can make a pet more susceptible to infection. Contact your veterinarian if your pet displays symptoms of infection.
If your pet is truly allergic to this medication, he/she can exhibit symptoms including facial swelling, hives, scratching, diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma.
Other side effects are possible. If side effects occur or if your pet is acting unusual in any way while taking this medication, contact your veterinarian immediately for further instructions. He/she may decrease the dosage or frequency of administration or discontinue this medication and/or recommend further treatment if there are medication-related problems.
What’s so valuable about Phycox Granules? Find out here: * Easily administered source of Phycox * Treats skin infections* Natural source of phycocyanin, antioxidants, and Omega-3 Fatty Acids in palatable granules * Supports joint mobility and bone structure * Provides relief of inflammation and…Description
Phycox Canine Granules are an easily given source of Phycox and can be given to a dog of any size, to support joint mobility and bone structure and relieve swelling and joint pain. These granules are acceptable to eat for almost all dogs and can simply be added to their food. In addition to the patented ingredient Phycox, it contains omega-3 fatty acids, glucosamine, strong anti-oxidants such as ascorbic acid (vitamin C), selenium and grape seed extract.
…DHA fatty acid, the same nutrient found in mothers milk Immune System Health * With guaranteed amounts of natural L-Lysine, proven to help kittens immune response to upper respiratory infections, a problem often afflicting young kittens Skin & Coat Health * Increased smell and flavor from only naDescription
Kitten Health is a well-rounded, everyday diet of meats, grains and fruits. We have focused on the nutrition that growing kittens need to develop at the right pace from weaning to 1 year.
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* Prescription antibiotic for the treatment of bacterial infections * May be given with food to decrease side effects Follow dosage instructions provided by your veterinarianDescription
Veterinarians prescribe Vibramycin in order to treat your pets susceptible bacterial infections which include tick-borne infection, salmon poisoning, and leptospirosis.
What is Vibramycin?This is an antibiotic (doxycycline) that is used to treat susceptible infections including ehrlichiosis, Lyme Disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, salmon poisoning, toxoplasmosis, and leptospirosis.
What are the benefits of Vibramycin?
- Treats multiple types of infections and tick-borne diseases.
- Liquid is easy to give and allows for precise dosing.
- Can be given to multiples species of animals.
Formulated for:multiple species including dogs and cats.
How is this medication given?Give this medication orally with food to decrease side effects. Give at least a teaspoon of water after each dose to prevent damage to the esophagus (in cats). Do not use milk. For small mammals, try fruit juices.
Give this medication exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian. Finish the entire course of antibiotic even if your pets condition improves before the end of treatment or infection may recur or worsen. If you have any questions, ask your veterinarian.
How does this medication work?This is antibiotic that kills susceptible bacteria by preventing susceptible bacteria from producing proteins that are essential to their growth and reproduction.
What results can I expect? Vibramycin is absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and is carried to areas where infection is present via the bloodstream. It may take multiple days for your pet to start feeling better. If your pets condition is not improved after the course of Vibramycin is finished, call your veterinarian.
What form(s) does Vibramycin come in? Powder for liquid suspension with raspberry flavoring.
Generic Name:Doxycyline (Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name:Vibramycin
Dose and Administration:Use only as prescribed by your veterinarian. Give each dose by mouth with food. It is a good idea to give a small amount of water (cats) or juice(small mammals) after each dose. Do not give with milk. Finish all medication. Call your veterinarian if you are not sure how to use this medication correctly.
Uses:Vibramycin is the antibiotic, doxycycline. This antibiotic is most commonly used to treat leptospirosis, toxoplasmosis, mycoplasma, psittacosis, salmon poisoning, and other tick-borne diseases.
Possible Side Effects: Nausea, loss of appetite, diarrhea and vomiting have been reported.
Protect your pet from the sun while he/she is taking this medication or skin lesions may occur.
If used long-term, unwanted bacteria or fungi may grow. Brown staining on teeth is possible if this medication is given to immature animals.
Some pets are truly allergic to this medication. Other side effects may occur. Call your veterinarian right away if your pet acts sick while taking this medication.
Drug and Food Interactions: Oral antacids, minerals (ex. iron), digoxin, theophylline, warfarin, penicillins, or insulin may interact. Always tell your veterinarian about all medications and supplements your pet is taking.
Precautions:Do not give Vibramycin to your pet if he/she is allergic to any of the tetracyclines. Avoid use in the first half or pregnancy as this medication can halt fetal growth, alter the skeleton, and yellow the teeth of unborn animals. Yourveterinarian may allow use during the second half of pregnancy if the benefits outweigh the risks.
Storage:Store at room temperature away from children and pets and away from light. Once the powder is reconstituted into liquid, it must be used within 14 days.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Vibramycin