pet meds

Amoxicillin Antibiotic

amoxicillinAmoxicillin is a broad-spectrum penicillin antibiotic which is quite effective in treating infections due to vulnerable bacteria strains. It is well known for treating ear infection, skin infection and urinary tract infection. It affects both gram positive and gram negative bacteria’s. It is suitable for both cats and dogs. It is available both as 50mg/ml drops, 250mg and 500mg capsules and 100mg and 400 mg tablets to choose as per the requirement of the pet and veterinarian’s prescription.


 

Benefits of Amoxicillin

  • Treats almost all bacterial infections
  • Effective in treating skin infection, urinary tract infection and ear infection
  • The pet’s body absorbs it better than all other antibiotics consisting beta-lactum

 

Side Effects

  • Bloody or severe diarrhea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Swelling of lips
  • Hives
  • Seizures
  • Abdominal pain

 

Dosage


Pet Weight Dosage
Dogs/Puppies
Cats/Kittens
All weights Before using the medicine shake it well. The dose should be strictly in accordance with the body weight of the pet. Ideal dosage is 5-10mg per pound of pet’s body weight.