What is Doxycycline? Doxycycline is an antibiotic used to treat infections like chlamydia, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and bacterial infections caused by susceptible organisms.
For: Cats and Dogs Dosage: 1 tablet per 22lbs first day then 1/2 tablet per 22 lbs every 12 hours for two days then a maintenance dose of 1/2 tablet daily till improvement is noted. Continue therapy 48 hours after symptoms have subsided.
Suggested treatment for chronic skin conditions 10-20 days.
• Treats a variety of infections
• Once-a-day broad-spectrum antibiotic
• Treats Lyme disease, chlamydia, and Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
• Also can treat urinary tract infections in both cats and dogs Allow plenty of drinking water for your pet.
Do not give this medication with milk or dairy products unless your veterinarian has told you to do so. Dairy products reduce the absorption of doxycycline.
How it works: Doxycycline is a tetracycline antibiotic that treats bacterial infections. It works by interrupting the production of proteins by bacteria. It is effective against a wide variety of bacteria. Cautions: Do not give doxycycline to pregnant or nursing animals. Do not give multivitamins, calcium supplements, antacids, or laxatives within two hours before or after giving doxycycline. These products can reduce the effectiveness of doxycycline.