Minocycline is a bacteriostatic antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections caused by susceptible organisms, such as Lyme disease and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.
Who is Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule for?
Cats, dogs, and horses.
Why use Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule?
This is a powerful antibiotic that can be used to treat Lyme disease, chlamydia, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and other infections caused by susceptible organisms.
How does Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule work?
Tetracycline antibiotics are broad-spectrum antibiotics. It's useful in treating a wide range of bacterial infection types.
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How is Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule sold?
Sold by the 50 mg capsule
What are the side effects of Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule?
The most frequent adverse effect of minocycline is typically related to the gastrointestinal system, which might include nausea and vomiting. When given with meals, these effects can be reduced. Tell your veterinarian about any medications you're administering to your pet prior to use. This will help rule out any possible drug interactions. This medication may safely be administered to cats and dogs with renal insufficiency.
What special precautions are there?
Apply this product with caution if the animal has a history of liver problems. If the animal is young and its bones and teeth are still growing, use this product with caution. Consider the hazards and only use in an emergency on breeding, pregnant, or nursing animals. Never provide any comparable drug to an animal with an allergy to it. Keep out of the reach of children.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Minocycline 50mg 1 Capsule?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
If you accidentally skip a dose, don't worry. Just give the next dose as soon as possible, or skip the missed one altogether and continue with the regular treatment schedule. Do not administer two doses at one time. Administer in a small amount of liquid or moistened food. Ulcers can occur if this medication is dry-pilled and the animal chokes, causing it to become stuck in the esophagus. Administer according to your veterinarian's directions.
Use as prescribed by your veterinarian.