Vectra 3D ist ein Tierarzneimittel, das drei Wirkstoffe enthält: Dinotefuran, Pyriproxifen und Permethrin.
Es ist als Lösung zum Auftropfen in Applikatoren mit fünf verschiedenen Stärken zur Anwendung bei
Hunden unterschiedlichen Gewichts erhältlich.
Jeder ml enthält 54 mg Dinotefuran, 4,84 mg Pyriproxifen, und 397 mg Permethrin
Lösung zum Auftropfen auf die Haut.
4.2 Anwendungsgebiete unter Angabe der Zieltierart(en)
Zur Behandlung und Vorbeugung von Flohbefall (Ctenocephalides felis und Ctenocephalides canis).
Die Behandlung schützt für einen Monat vor Flohbefall und verhindert über einen Zeitraum von zwei
Monaten nach der Anwendung die Vermehrung von Flöhen durch Hemmung des Eischlupfes (ovizide
Wirkung) und durch Hemmung der Entwicklung erwachsener Flöhe aus Eiern, die von erwachsenen
Flöhen gelegt werden (larvizide Wirkung).
Das Tierarzneimittel kann als Teil der Behandlungsstrategie gegen die allergische Flohdermatitis
(FAD) eingesetzt werden.
Dieses Tierarzneimittel hat eine anhaltend abtötende (akarizide) und abwehrende (repellierende)
Wirkung gegenüber Zecken (Rhipicephalus sanguineus und Ixodes ricinus für einen Monat und
Dermacentor reticulatus für bis zu 3 Wochen).
Liegt bereits ein Befall mit Zecken vor, wenn das Tierarzneimittel aufgetragen wird, werden
möglicherweise nicht alle Zecken innerhalb der ersten 48 Stunden abgetötet, sondern innerhalb einer
Woche. Es wird empfohlen, diese Zecken mit einem geeigneten Instrument zu entfernen.
Sandmücken, Stechmücken und Stechfliegen
Die Behandlung hat eine anhaltend abwehrende (anti-feeding) Wirkung zur Folge. Sie beugt für einen
Monat nach Anwendung Stichen von Sandmücken (Phlebotomus perniciosus), Stechmücken (Culex
pipiens, Aedes aegypti) und Stechfliegen (Stomoxys calcitrans) vor. Die Behandlung hat auch eine
anhaltende abtötende (insektizide) Wirkung für einen Monat nach der Anwendung gegenüber Mücken
(Aedes aegypti) und Stechfliegen (Stomoxys calcitrans).
Nicht anwenden bei bekannter Überempfindlichkeit gegenüber einem der Wirkstoffe oder einem der
Nicht bei Katzen anwenden. Aufgrund ihrer besonderen Physiologie und ihrem Unvermögen,
Permethrin zu verstoffwechseln, darf dieses Tierarzneimittel nicht bei Katzen angewendet werden.
Wenn es einer Katze verabreicht wird oder versehentlich von ihr durch intensives Belecken eines
kürzlich behandelten Hundes aufgenommen wird, kann dies schwerwiegende Nebenwirkungen nach
Innerhalb eines Haushaltes sollten alle Hunde behandelt werden. Katzen sollten nur mit einem für
Katzen zugelassenen Tierarzneimittel behandelt werden.
Flöhe können den Hundekorb, den Schlafplatz und Ruhezonen wie Teppiche und Polstermöbel
befallen. Bei einem massiven Flohbefall sollten diese Orte zu Beginn der Flohbehandlung mit einem
geeigneten Insektizid behandelt und anschließend regelmäßig abgesaugt werden.
Besondere Vorsichtsmaßnahmen für die Anwendung bei Tieren
Aufgrund der besonderen Physiologie von Katzen, bestimmte Substanzen wie Permethrin nicht
verstoffwechseln zu können, kann das Tierarzneimittel bei Katzen Krämpfe auslösen, die zum Tode
führen können. Bei versehentlicher Exposition und wenn unerwünschte Wirkungen auftreten, sollte
die Katze mit Shampoo oder Seife gewaschen werden. Um einen versehentlichen Kontakt von Katzen
mit dem Tierarzneimittel zu verhindern, sind behandelte Hunde von Katzen fernzuhalten, bis die
Applikationsstelle getrocknet ist. Es ist wichtig sicherzustellen, dass Katzen
behandelte Hunde nicht an der Applikationsstelle ablecken.
Die Verträglichkeit des Tierarzneimittels wurde bei Hunden unter 7 Wochen oder unter 1,5 kg nicht
Es ist darauf zu achten, dass das Tierarzneimittel nicht in Kontakt mit den Augen des Hundes kommt.
Das Ansaugen einzelner Zecken nach der Behandlung und damit die Übertragung von
Infektionskrankheiten kann nicht völlig ausgeschlossen werden.
Das Tierarzneimittel bleibt auch wirksam, wenn behandelte Tiere nass werden (z. B. Schwimmen,
Baden)., Wöchentliches Baden über einen Monat, beginnend 48 Stunden nach der Anwendung sowie
Shampoonieren zwei Wochen nach der Anwendung schaden der Wirksamkeit dieses Tierarzneimittels
nicht. Allerdings kann häufiges Shampoonieren oder Baden innerhalb der ersten 48 Stunden nach
der Behandlung die Dauer der Wirksamkeit herabsetzen.
Während der Anwendung des Tierarzneimittels nicht rauchen, trinken oder essen.
Die Hände sofort nach der Anwendung gründlich waschen.
Dieses Tierarzneimittel kann die Haut und Augen reizen. Vermeiden Sie jeglichen Hautkontakt.
Versehentliche Spritzer auf der Haut sofort mit Wasser und Seife abwaschen. Falls das
Tierarzneimittel versehentlich in die Augen gerät, diese gründlich mit Wasser spülen.
Falls die Haut- oder Augenreizung anhält oder das Tierarzneimittel versehentlich verschluckt wurde,
ist sofort ein Arzt zu Rate zu ziehen und die Packungsbeilage oder das Etikett vorzuzeigen.
Menschen mit bekannter Überempfindlichkeit gegen einen der Bestandteile sollten den Kontakt mit
diesem Tierarzneimittel vermeiden.
Kinder dürfen behandelte Hunde für mindestens vier Stunden nach der Anwendung des
Tierarzneimittels nicht berühren. Daher wird eine Behandlung am Abend oder vor einem Spaziergang
empfohlen. Am Tag der Behandlung sollten Hunde nicht bei ihren Besitzern, insbesondere nicht bei
Kindern schlafen. Verwendete Applikatoren sollten sofort entsorgt und nicht in Reich- und Sichtweite
von Kindern aufbewahrt werden.
Warten Sie, bis die behandelte Stelle getrocknet ist, bevor Sie einem behandelten Hund erlauben, mit
Stoffen oder Möbeln in Kontakt zu kommen.
Behandelte Tiere sollten bis 48 Stunden nach der Behandlung nicht in Gewässern baden,, um negative
Auswirkungen auf Wasserorganismen zu vermeiden. (Siehe Abschnitt 6.6)
Es wurden sehr selten vorübergehende Hautrötung, Juckreiz oder andere Anzeichen von Unbehagen
an der Applikationsstelle beobachtet, die gewöhnlich innerhalb von 24 Stunden nach Anwendung des
Arzneimittels von selbst verschwinden. Magen-Darm-Störungen wie Erbrechen oder Durchfall
wurden ebenfalls sehr selten beobachtet.
Vorübergehende kosmetische Auswirkungen (Nässe, abstehende oder verklebte Haare an der
Applikationsstelle sind sehr selten und verschwinden in der Regel nach 48 Stunden.
Bei den Häufigkeitsangaben zu Nebenwirkungen werden folgende Kategorien zugrunde gelegt:
-sehr häufig (bei mehr als 1 von 10 Tieren treten Nebenwirkungen als Folge der Behandlung auf
– häufig ( bei mehr als 1, aber weniger als 10 von 100 Tieren)
-gelegentlich (bei mehr als 1, aber weniger als 10 von 1000 Tieren)
– selten (bei mehr als 1, aber weniger als 10 von 10.000 Tieren)
-sehr selten (weniger als 1 von 10.000 Tieren, einschließlich Einzelbeobachtungen)
Die Unbedenklichkeit des Tierarzneimittels wurde bei Hündinnen während der Trächtigkeit und
Laktation nicht untersucht. Daher sollte die Anwendung bei trächtigen und laktierenden Hündinnen
oder bei Hunden, die für die Zucht verwendet werden sollen, nur nach einer Nutzen-Risiko-Bewertung
durch den behandelnden Tierarzt erfolgen.
Laboruntersuchungen an Ratten und Kaninchen mit jeder der Substanzen Dinotefuran, Pyriproxifen
und Permethrin haben keine Hinweise auf teratogene, fetotoxische oder maternotoxische Wirkungen
Dinotefuran kann die Blut-Milch- Schranke überwinden und wird über die Milch ausgeschieden.
N-Methylpyrrolidon, ein sonstiger Bestandteil des Tierarzneimittels, wirkt bei Labortieren teratogen.
Die empfohlene minimale Dosis beträgt 6,4 mg Dinotefuran/kg Körpergewicht (KGW) , 0,6 mg
Pyriproxifen/kg KGW und 46,6 mg Permethrin/kg KGW, entsprechend 0,12 ml des Tierarzneimittels
Zum Auftropfen auf die Haut.
Es sollte darauf geachtet werden, das Tierarzneimittel nur auf unversehrte Haut zu geben.
Entnehmen Sie den Applikator aus der Packung. Vet Directory: Find a local vet near you Info on Vectra 3D for dogs
Someone gave me a box of the Vectra 3D for my 3 dogs. While I appreciate the gift, I am concerned re the ingredients and their side effects. Your thoughts re Vectra 3D compared to Frontline. Last year we used Hartz. We have 3 large dogs that stay outside. By: Karen Nelson El Segundo, CA
Vectra 3D is used to control mosquitoes, fleas, ticks, sand flies, lice, and mites. Your dog must be over 7 weeks of age to use Vectra 3D. Keep out of reach of children, use only on dog labeled for by weight, and do not use on cats or other animals. Most Hartz products are labeled to use on a pet 12 weeks and older.
The Hartz UltraGuard Pro topical spot on’s main active ingredient is phenothrin, and then methoprene is used along with it. Phenothrin is an insect growth regulator. In 2005, the EPA required Hartz to change their warning labels and terminate the phenothrin containing products they had for cats. Side effects are: hair loss, salivation, tremors and numerous deaths in cats and kittens.
Vectra 3D made by Summit VetPharm says the active ingredients are dinetofuran, pyriproxyfen and permethrin, which are all labeled as pesticides/insecticides. The side effects are similar to those with phenothrin. Reviews have said it is very important to follow the application instructions. The product can not be put just in one spot between the shoulder blades.
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I have a 7lb yorkie, just over one year old. I want to trim her hair and need her to relax, how much ativan can I give her? Can you give a dog aspirin, how to determine the correct amount
can you give a dog aspirin, if so how do you determine the correct amount. I have a 8-1/2 year old corgi/bloodhound mix who is favoring back left leg. Ex-ray showed no arthritis in knee or hip, no swelling or temperature. He seems to have some knee pain and I wondered if a mild pain reliever like aspirin would help. He will use his foot more when he has walked some but it just doesn’t seem to be getting better. What dog medicine should I use?
My dog fell down the stairs and I need advice on pain killers. Hi, I have a 13 year old Scottish Terrier. She has had many surgeries in the past, thus I have left over dog pain killers. She has Osteoarthritis, and today she fell down the stairs. She’s in pain, not sever, mild to maybe moderate. The two dog RX’s i have are: quantity 1, tramadol 25mg, and quantity 4, deramaxx 12.5mg. Which will help her with mild pain & which is better for sever pain? Sudden Lameness with my dog, can I give him any medicine
I took my healthy 6 year old Kelpie for a small run, yesterday morning, which he seemed to enjoy, then in the afternoon he was lame in his left back leg, There are not cuts to his paws or any other signs of injury, he seems to be very sore in the hip area, it is quite cold at the moment which isn’t helping, We are a long way from a vet and I was wondering if I could give him anything to see if rest improves the situation I have Mefenamic acid 250mg would this be o.k not sure of dose he is 22kg What is amforol, my vet gave it for my dog
what is amforol #1 my vet gave it to me and i thought it was for vomiting or is it a antibiotic? is amforol #1 a antibiotic ?Arlie Can a diabetic dog use novolog mix?
Currently have a 10y or beagle that was recently diagnosed with diabetes and currently receives 6 units of Humulin N every 12 hrs. To reduce cost, is it possible for my vet to try Novolog mix that I have to regulate my dog? What antibiotics to treat staph infection for my dog
What antibiotics would you suggest for treatment of a staph infection (resulting from flea bite dermatitis) OTHER THAN CIPRO? Dog: 11lb, Vet gave another cortisone injection & Rx = 125MG CIPRO BID FOR 2 WEEKS. Don’t like the side effects or the high dosage!Not thrilled with cortisone concurrent with antibiotics. Also can’t give yogurt with Cipro. Would you suggest another round of chlormycetin? Or any other antibiotics? Is is a bad idea to put your dog on steriods?
Hello, My vet just put my dog (doberman) on steriods (predisone) for her constantly licking (everything) and her itchy dry skin. When she licks she smells really bad. We have had a problem in the past with her anal glands and just recently had them expressed for the second time. I am concerned about the side effects of these steriods. Please advise. thank you Think my dog swallowed a zyrtec tablet
I have a one year old female shihtzu/bichon mix. I think she may have swallowed a zyrtec tablet that fell on the floor How long does it take to clear an anal gland infection with my dog
How long does it take to clear an anal gland infection with oral antibiotics? My dog was diagnosed with a right anal gland infection almost 4 weeks ago now. He was on Cephalexin (250 mg/2x per day) for 3 weeks then switched to 68 mg of Baytril 1x/day after the last check-up that still showed some blood in the anal fluid (although the sensitivity was better). After 2 days of this, I see no improvement, perhaps he is even worse. How long does it typically take an AG infection to heal with antibiotics? Can the fluid be cultured to narrow the antibiotics that are tried? What sedative to use before cutting my dogs nails
i need a sedatives to put my dog to sleep before cutting the nails what do you suggest ace doesnt work thank you i had tried ace that doesnt work .happy traveler and melatonin doesnt work either. she has to be put a sleep to do this. i love her to death its hurting her feet to walk. My dog is reacting negatively to arthritis medicine
I have a 9 year old 90 lb mixed breed dog. He has arthritis in My dog has arthritis in his hind legs, he has been take Bufferin once a day for a couple years, Vet recommended, two weeks ago he slipped and tore a ligament in his back leg the vet put him on pain medicine. After 10 days of pain meds he was vomiting and diarrhea, he has eaten his food in 4 or 5 days, still drinking some, he loves cheese so I gave him some cheese and he ate that, now he is shivering. What could possibly be wrong? My Golden Retriever dog has osteosarcoma
(R Shoulder and knee) It is Sunday night, we are out of his Tramadol but I have some (not expired) 50mg tabs. Is it OK to give to him tonight until I get his refill in the AM? I am a nurse and am pretty conservative with meds but will not let him suffer if at all possible. Karen Lucas What can I do for my dog now for pain until I can take her to the vet?
My 6 yr old Boston/Shih tzu was running and seemed to have maybe sprained her back leg. She will not walk on it. It does not look swollen. She yelps a little when extending and flexing the leg. Her vet will not be available until Tuesday Sept 7th due to the holiday weekend. My dog was diagnosed with Kennel Cough, still isn’t eating
My dog was diagnosed with Kennel Cough and has been on the the antibiotics for over 24 hours. However she still isn’t eating, what should I do? any information would help. Dog with Panceatitis taking enrofloxacin. Can i give aspirin?
Can I give my dog aspirin if she is taking enrofloxacin for Panceatitis? Can I give a dog dicloxacillin antibiotics for the infection My dog may have accidentally taken a Vetmedian 1.25mg tab.
My boston terrier may have accidentally taken a Vetmedian 1.25mg tab. Should I do anything? My boston terrier is about 26 lbs and is 1.5 years old and has not shown any symptoms. How often can you give a dog benadryl?
The dog weighs 14 to 15 pounds. Can a dog take over the counter pain medicine for arthritic pain?
11 yr old female jumped off of the sofa now limping on all fours she has a slight arthritis But two days ago she was running outside after Her ball as if she was a puppy. Can I give my 60lb rotweiler dog mix 200mg of ibuprofen for pain?
My dog is showing stiffness in her hips and knees, she was struck by a car 2 years ago. I have her on a glucosamine supplement but she’s very sore after a walk today can I giver her ibuprofen? Can a dog take Phenergan for nausea?
My mothers dog has been vomiting and eating a lot of grass. She has tried to with hold food for at least a day, but when the dog is given food she gets sick and vomits. I was wondering if we could give her dog Phenergan to help alleviate the vomiting? If so what would be the proper dosage? I was thinking approximately 1mg/2lbs. A friend suggested it and said he was successful in using it, but I do worry what effect it would have on our dog. Pain Medication for Miniature Schnauzer
My miniature schnauzer that weighs about 32 lbs apparently sprained his leg or ankle joint while running. I have Robaxin (500 mg tablets). Should I treat him with it until he can see a vet? What’s a good pain medication for a puppy?
My dog jumped over a wooden fence and caught her leg on it while jumping over it she is having a hard time walking on it. Is there anything I can give her for the pain? Can benadryl be given to a dog who is overly excited?
I have company at my house. she has been out of control for 2 days,and is upsetting the household. Can i give him a benadryl or .5mg ativan Effectiveness of parvovirus vaccine for my dog.
I’m a dachshund owner, female 5 months old, after two days struggling with vomiting Today vet confirmed that the parvovirus test was positive, so I was in shock since she received three dosages of vaccines, two of them applied in front of me while I held her keep the stickers of the labs, on the vaccines card of my Liza, now I don’t understand isn’t supposed to have warranted the immunity against parvovirus? in this case should laboratories and vets involved do something about it? Can I give calcium carbonate to my dog?
i want to know if i can give my dog calcium carbonate for upset stomach What is the dosage for aspirin for my 90lbs lab
What is the dosage for aspirin for my 90lbs lab He is 10 and showing signs of weakness in his hind legs, to the point where he lays around most of the day, and only gets up occasionally. His appetite is good and nothing else is different. My dog has a very swollen hip and foot
My dog has a very swollen hip and foot, but I cant a bite or injury. However, he has a cut on his right leg. Can I give him doxycycline 100mg tablets? He is walking, but not putting weight on the hide leg. It’s twice the size of his other one. Bulldog cyst med interfering with the epilepsy medicine
I have a 3 yr old British Bulldog with multiple interdigital cysts. She started with 1 and over 2 years now has them on each front foot and 1 back foot. Didn’t use to bother her but now she will fuss with her foot if one is coming on. They are blood filled, can get quite large, burst and then heal. Always seems to have at least 1 on the go. She takes Potassium Bromide and Pheno Barbitol for Epilepsy. I’m wondering is some cyst meds might interfere with the epilepsy meds. Thanks, Leah Is it okay to give baby tylenol to my dog for arthritis.
I had an old lab that had arthritis the vet told us to give her baby Tylenol. Now my Aussie mix is having the same problems. Is it okay to give her the Tylenol too. Is this true? Need help identifying dog medication
Bottle has torn label. Off it was for my parents dog, tablet are round yellow and have scored with the number 0 2 on the top can you tell me what they are and how the dosage for a 85lb lab. I am house sitting and they forgot to give me the dosage info. How long do I have to wait before switching from Rimadyl to aspirin for my Dog?
My 9 1/2 old shepherd mix has a shoulder injury. She has had rear hip problems since she was a puppy nerve related, which doesn’t cause her pain, but she doesn’t walk that well. With problems in her front and back, she stopped walking. Our local vet gave her a steroid shot and that helped. I tried aspirin next, that didn’t seem to be enough. She has been on Rimadyl for a 2 1/2 weeks, but stopped walking again, she seems to be losing her appetite, and is very lethargic. Thank you. Remedy for Dog hind leg weakness
my lab is 11 years old and is loosing his right hind leg, earlier there was a limp but now it seems to be very loosely attached and as if it has been attached with a paralysis, when he stands its on 3 other legs and this one hangs a bit loose.- whats the remedy any inputs and medicines please Puppy distemper shot with lethargic reactions
My 8 week old lab puppy was given her first distemper shot yesterday, along with medicine for round worms and fleas (Capstar and Frontline). She was given her heartworm meds this morning. Since mid yesterday afternoon, she has been very lethargic, taking naps for over 2 1/2 hours at a time. Is this normal or should I call my vet for assistance? Can I use a wart remover on a dog (vizsla)?
Looks like wort/cyst. Small but growing. Cut one off, and it is growing back. Had vet look at it , said he cold cut it out. Patanol 1% eye drops for my dog’s scratched cornea
Can I use Patanol 1% eye drops in my dogs eye? He is squinting and I think he scratched the cornea. I will take him to the vet on Monday, but would like to help him until then. Can you suggest anything over-counter? Thank you can a dog use pepcid?
can a dog use pepcid? Alternative medication for my dog
My dog was prescribed Dogaphylline some 4 years ago but I am unable to still get it, can you please tell me if there is an alternative or if it is still available. how many 5mg diazepam tablets should i give my dog
i need to take my 4yr old very hyperactive german shepherd on a long journey by car. How many 5mg diazepam tablets should i give my 35kg dog to calm her down how long will amoxil last in the fridge?
I’ve had the amoxilcillin since the last part of June, I need to use it again,but want to make sure it’s still good Info on Dexamethasone. Alk 6696
9 year old female scottie episodes of vomit. bile at least once a month for the past two years or more. 6mths ago had an attack that she rolled on her back and got up like she was dizzy. Lasted about 1minute. She was fine after that. Recently she woke up and could not walk without extreme weakness and 1 episode of bile vomiting. Given Dexamethasone. Alk 6696 6 mths prior 586. ALT 977,tot.Bil 1.8,Dbil 1.5. WBC 18.4.Slow improvement. Given Metronidazole and Amox and 5 hours later started to bark normal can i use tri buffered aspirin with my dog?
have just read your answers about buffered aspirin for dogs. i have 115 newfie who had hip surgery 4 years ago. he is 6. i have been giving him novox and rimadyl for past few years. lately he seems to have quite a bit of pain. i am thinking of giving him tri buffered (30mg calcium 40 mg magnesium). there is an undefined coating (enteric?? don’t know) on tablet. would you recommend giving him 2 tablets 2X day? thank you for your help and column. Alternative treatment for canine with Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia instead of prednisone?
My Maltese, who is 9 years old, has Cushing’s and AIHA. Since steroids can cause Cushing’s, it is obvious prednisone is not a possible treatment for the AIHA. What is an alternative treatment other than steroids for the AIHA? Thanks! What is Prednicare?
What is prenicare and what will it do for my yorkie? Is this a serious overdose of antiinflammatories?
My dog had anti inflams prescribed. She stole the bottle and ate the last 4 that were in there. She was supposed to have only one a day. Is this an emergency? Will she be ok? She is just 7 months old. How do I apply Lyme treatment lyme dip?
I was given the Lyme dip but all it says is wet dog and apply. Do I pour it on, use a sponge or a cloth. I’m not sure? Side effects of metronidazole
Why my dog still have diarrhea and lost her appetite after metronidazole? Jap. Chin dog, 12 yrs old, lost appetite, fever 2days and vomiting. After 1 and half day of metronidazole 62.5mg/bid, last night still had diarrhea, and did not eat a thing since 36hrs except honey and water. How long metronidazole does work on her. I gave her .75mg divided 3 times over night, but did not work.Thank for your advice. Paula Puppy deworming question. What are these white specks?
I have a 7 week pitbull mix that just got dewormed 4 days ago and has white specks in her stool. Can u tell me what this means? Please let me know I’m worried. This just started today after I gave her milk also. Canine staph infection treatment: O3 water?
My Chesapeake Bay Retriever has a resistant staff infection and we are almost out of drugs that will work. The only one left on the list is one that can cause liver damage. I have a device called a “lotus” that makes O3 from O2. It is supposed to kill bacteria. If I bathe my dog with the O3 water would it help? Could it hurt? Would it help if he drank this O3 water or could it harm his good bacteria in his intestinal tract? This link tells about the lotus: http://www.tersano.com/howitworks_lss.php Treatment for swollen dog foot
My dog’s foot is swollen. What type of anti-inflammatory can I give her. She is a 60 lb Basset Hound. Thanks! What is a safe dosage of Ketoconazole for a 20 lb. dog with Malassezia Dermatitis?
I have a small Westie (20 lb. male)with Malassezia Dermatitis. Just wondering what a safe dosage would be for the Ketoconazole? Can I dissolve amoxicillin in water so my dog will take it?
My 15.5 yr old shih-tzu has a bacterial infection. Her vet gave her amoxicillin which I can not get her to swallow. She also will not eat. Can I dissolve it in water and let her drink it? Incontinence related to dog heart meds. What to do?
I’m having a problem with my 10 year old boxer. In March 2010 she was diagnosed with acute heart disease (dilated cardiomyopathy and intermittent ventricular tachycardia). She’s on several medications (Enalapril 10 mg., Furosemide 50 mg., Pimobendan 10 mg., Sotalol 80 mg. and Benadryl 25mg. all of these twice per day). I was told to expect increased water consumption and that is happening. She seems to be tolerating the drugs quite well but has developed severe incontinence. Is zyrtec okay to give dogs?
My dog has horrible allergies. She is a mix of golden retreiver and cocker spaniel. Her allergies are so bad and benadryl no longer works. She sits up and scratches all day. Along with allergies she has cushings disease. I was wondering would it be safe to give her zyrtec. she is approximately 50 lbs. Can Clomipramine Hydrochloride also be used for Cushing’s disease?
have a doxie that has been diagnosed with Cushing’s Disease. She has dark skin under her front legs and on her belly. The main problem is her weight, she is extremely obese. Due to the cost of other drugs our vet is trying Clomipramine Hydrochloride. In my research, I see that this is an anti-anxiety drug. Was this an error or is this drug used for treating Cushing’s and is it effective? Why is Terramycin’s direction for dogs different for cats?
Why does the page on Terramycin for dogs say, “Terramycin ophthalmic ointment can be purchased only with a vet prescription. ” But the page on cats says, “Although terramycin is available without a prescription, pet owners should obtain prior vet approval before using the medication on pets.” Why is there a difference? What is the shelf life of Tramadol?
What is the shelf life of tramadol? Can it be given after the expiration date? My dog fell and is limping. He has tramadol from when he went to the vet. Effectiveness of dog seizure medication and quality of life?
My Miniature Dachshund, 5 YRS OLD, takes medication daily for thyroid and weekly for Cushings. Now, she is beginning to have mild seizures. I trust my vet who stated we need to watch her to see if the seizures get worse stated that the tumor is probably growing causing the seizures. However, I want your expertise on the effectiveness of seizure medication-will she have quality of life if the medication works and will her life be cut short with having seizures. I love her very much. Connie Treating malassezia dermatitis on my dog over-the-counter?
My dog has malaessezia and was wondering if any over the counter products are available to help him. What is a commonly used antibiotic for a canine dermititis?
10 year old mixed beagle with a history of flea allergies which go directly to severe hot spots. Dog has a awful oder. I am retired and cannot afford a $200-300 vet bill, but I love this dog. Can you make any suggestions? Dog swelling in leg. From Adequan? What to do?
My dog has been getting adequan shots since last September, and now has developed swelling in his right leg. Last week he could hardly walk but he responded to the adequan shot and is able to walk okay, but now his leg is swelled up. He has arthritis very bad and has been taken previcox and tramadol. The swelling in his leg doesn’t seem to be bothering him. What should I do? He’s a rott/shephard 11 years old and 120lbs male. Can my dog with cancer have Vicoden?
My 8 year old St. Bernard had bone and lung cancer and I am out of the Tramadol she was on. Can I give her some of my husband’s vicodin? How much liquid benadryl can I give my dog?
I want to give my dog liquid benadryl but bought it in liquid form and don’t know how many cc to give my 35 lb. pug. Dog pain and discomfort relief from immunization
My 13 pound poodle just got him immunizations yesterday. He is lethargic and his rump is sensitive to touch. Can I give him an 81 mg aspirin to relieve his pain and discomfort?Charlie is lethargic, but eats. He cowers when approached which is a new behavior. He will not go out to relieve himself. Synergism between baytril and azithromycin?
Can a synergism occur between baytril and azithromycin? What are deramaxx side effects?
Lab was on deramxax for hip problem had to be taken off it and still has very loose stools like diarrhea and acts like he doesn’t feel good. He is now on flagyl. Dog advantage problem. Why does my dog react this way?
My dog is a mixed breed, weighs about 70 lbs and once a month I use Advantage flea medicine on him he starts going nuts rolling around the house and especially out in the yard. This is the worst I have ever seen him act this way. He is drinking and eating. Does he have an allergy to the medicine? What can I do to help him? What is proper dosage of Amoxicillin for Pyometra dogs?
I need the dosage amount for amoxicillin on a 22 pound dog, 10 years old for pyometra but for now using antibiotics. What medication can I use for dog joint pain?
Can I give my dog 200mg of ibuprofen or 500mg of Tylenol for joint pain? He is 70 pounds. He is having pain in his front legs from a previous car accident. What can I give for mild dog swelling until I can get her to a vet ?
Our 9 month old american pitbull terrier has some swelling near a dog bite/strained muscle. not sure which could be causing it. Is there something we can do before getting her to the vet to ease the discomfort? Can I give Sam-E if Prednisone is being used?
I have a 10-yr old Golden Retriever diagnosed with an insulinoma. He is taking 10mg of Prednisone 2x a day. Can I give him Sam-E to help with his liver enzymes? How much is safe Benadryl for dogs?
My Shih Tzu only scratches in the summer. I think he may be allergic to grass. How much benadryl can a 12 lb dog take and how often? Side effects if give dog sulfametoxazol-trimetroprim?
Ok, so we’re new pet owners in Guatemala and my boyfriend’s mom decided that we needed to give the pup a small pieces of a human pill of sulfametoxazol-trimetroprim. He has already consumed 2 dosages of 200mg sulfametoxazol-35mg trimetroprim. I just want to know if we are going to kill the poor thing and what we should do. He’s got a cold with mucus and all. Thank you and please help! Home remedy for dog with projectile rectal bleeding after taking Previcox
My dog has projectile rectal bleeding after taking 2 57 mg Previcox tabs. How can I stop this? Her gums are still moist and skin tent test is good. I just want to stop the intestinal bleed until I can get her to her regular vet on Monday without going to the emergency vet.Please help. What are some side effects of the antibiotic novalex?
The vet put my dog on the antibiotic Novalex 500 mg because of an infection in the wrinkles of his face (he’s a boxer). Since he’s been on it he has been really sluggish. I would like to know what the side effects are but I can’t find anything on it when I google it. Can I give my dog diazapam to sedate him?
need to keep him quiet Mitaban dips information?
My boxer/pit mix bred was diagnosed with demodex mites and the Dr recommended Mitaban dips. I’ve read that this may be required regularly for weeks until the tests come back negative. Can I do these dips at home? Where can I get mitaban and instructions? Rimadyl recovery time for dogs?
My 5 1/2 yr old Lab was on Rimadyl for 14 days. His last dose was 7 days ago. In the past 7 days, his appetite has decreased and has been non-existent for the past 3 days. He has eaten nearly nothing in 3 days and I have tried literally everything in the house . He is also extremely lethargic and drowsy. He only gets up to go outside and drink water and he drinks a lot of it lately. Assuming the side effects are associated with Rimadyl, how long will it take him to recover from the drugs? Prednisone side effects?
I have an 82 lb Chocolate lab, who two days ago, we took to the vet for some kind of infection on his toe. He prescribed Prednisone 10 mg Also prescribed was Zeniquin 100 mg tabs to be taken once a day for 14 days. Mind you, Bo, the dog, has only been on this regimen for a couple of days. Today, I gave him his pred., in the morning along with the other med. at 5pm he was vomiting, food, grass, bile. Can this be a side effect of the drugs? ER vet said give 1 1/2 Pepcid AC. Advice? Can I give a dog benadryl for itchy skin with other meds?
I am fostering a shitzu mix that has demodex, and dry eyes. My question is can I give him benadryl for is itchy skin if he other medications. He was given an injection of ivermectin 1 week ago, and a dose of drontal plus. I am giving him baths in pyoban shampoo, and putting Animax on the hot spots. He is getting cyclosporine 2% opthalmic drops too. Dangerous to use Revolution without a dog heartworm test first?
Is it dangerous to use revolution without a heartworm test for my dog first? If so what are the consequences? Cispride and Metroclopramide side effects?
My 11 yr female lab spayed has IBD currently taking 1 ml cisapride and 10 mg metoclopramide 3 x daily and 3 mg budesonide 1 x daily. Are there any adverse side effects with cisapride and metoclopramide together? Vet says no, but I’m seeing listlessness, heavy panting, lack of interest in walking. Does prednisolone affect a diabetic dog’s blood glucose?
Hi! my dog (13 years of age) Bichon, is diabetic. (has been for about 18 months now), has an ear issue (shaking head etc.). The vet gave us Prednisolone for 3-4 days. My brother said that may affect his blood-glucose adversely. Why did they prescribe this? Is it safe? They said it’s ok but I’m not sure. Advice? Do you recommend Synflex for dogs?
I believe that my 6 yr old lab has elbow dysplasia. She has some of the symptoms like limping, personality change and difficulty rising when in a resting position. What arthritis medication do you recommend giving her? I have been looking into Synflex, is that the best one? Rimadyl Overdose in puppy. Went to vet. How long until it all passes?
My puppy got into my older dogs rimadyl, 100mg chewables prescription dated 6/2/09 – he may have eaten 18 tabs. He is almost 7 months old and weighs 31lbs. I induced vomiting and took him to the emergency clinic for treatment. They administered two doses of charcoal and have him on iv fluids. Blood work was slightly abnormal, ate breakfast so far so good. Waiting game is unbearable – how long should it take before we know if he will be ok? What questions should I be asking about bloodwork? Post operation- neuter- pain relief for dogs?
I have a 8month old chow pup that had neuter 7 days ago. The scrotum has swollen to size of large apple. and pup is in much pain. Metacam does not seem to touch pain. What drugs could be used that are effective but have least side effects. My vet does not recommend torbagesic and has pulled him off metacam after swelling worsened and he started vomiting after taking med. Can and should I continue to give Metronidazole on an empty dog stomach?
My dog (2yrs) had diarrhea and was vomiting. I took him to his vet and the dog injected 2 meds and prescribed Metronidazole 250mg to be taken daily w/food (full stomach). The vet said to give him babyfood till he’s better. Once my dog started eating the babyfood, I gave him his 1st pill. However, I haven’t given him the 2nd dosage because my dog won’t eat or drink water. He has a lil diarrhea and is going frequently although it’s not much what he excretes. My question: can & should I cont to give Metronidazole on an empty stomache? He’s lost his appetite and I worry of giving the med cause of this. Can my dog have Children’s Nyquil?
My 16+ year old Lhasa Apso has not been eating or drinking due to nasal congestion and some slight coughing for a day and a half. She seems to have gotten a cold. It was suggested that I give her children’s benadryl but it has been recalled. Can she take Children’s Nyquil which has no aspirin, aceteminophen or alcohol? What about liquid baby aspirin? She is blind and does quite well normally. Not sick enough to put to sleep. Will atropine cause permanent dry mouth?
My dog was put under while her ears where checked and cleaned. She was given atropine and something else, and it took about a week for her to recover her balance and start eating properly. She still has dry mouth 2 weeks later, is this temporary or should we be more concerned? Acepromazine side effects
Our westie was prescribed .25mg of Acepromazine prior to being clipped.10 hours later he is still showing side effects. He as been having seizures(like epilepsy),which he never suffered from before. How long does it take for the Acepromazine to wear off and will he now continue to suffer seizures in the future.He is 14 years old. Does Revolution for dogs cause behavior changes?
I gave my 6 yr old husky revolution on Sunday and since then she is soo out of sorts..does not want walks (which she loves); nose is warm ; drink water but over much (and it is warm) wants to be left alone; always wants outside;and breathing takes time to settle when walked Demodex treatment after Ivermectin Toxicity?
I have a 1 year old golden Retriever who was being treated for Demodex with high dose Ivermectin. A few days ago she developed Ivermectin Toxicity after being given her monthly dose of Comfortis. (The Vet said this was safe to do) Needless to say, it will be a while before she is fully recovered so what do we do about the mange and the monthly flea treatment and the heartworm prevention? She did well in the past with Revolution, but I am a bit concerned. Her neuro toxic symptoms were severe. Is Adequan Canine recommended beyond 2 months?
Is Adequan Canine recommended beyond 2 months. If yes, under what circumstances would you recommend long term use? I have a 3 year old Border Collie- Australian Shepherd mix who broke his left leg in an MVA 2 years ago. He is sore when vet checked his range of motion on the right side. He is going for X-rays tomorrow to assess. Dog medication for nausea?
My Yorkie was prescribed medication for what I think is nausea and I cant remember the name. I would recognize it if I heard it again. Can you help? I wanted to find out more about the medication before giving it to my dog. Aspirin alternative for dog pain?
My 8 year old lab has arthritis and is taking Dasuquin. He still has bouts of severe pain, but cannot tolerate aspirin, or even coated buffered aspirin. Is there another product that will not induce vomiting? Can I give my dog Vicodin?
I Have 500mg Vicodin, and a 50 pound dog. Can I give it to her for pain until I can get her to the vet? She’s having some hip discomfort. Is it okay for a dog to take rimadyl and glucosamine concurrently?
My 13 yo basset hound is on Rimadyl and has never had problems with it. Her blood is tested every 6 mos to make sure all is okay. She seems to need more help though than the Rimadyl can provide. Her hind legs shake when she’s doing her business and she has a difficult time getting up sometimes. I know she’s an older gal but want to keep her as happy and pain free as possible until I’m ready to let her go. Is it safe for her to take glucosamine/chondroitin and the rimadyl? Can a dog take lorazepam for firework anxiety?
My golden retriever is afraid of loud noises (fireworks, storms). Can I give her Ativan? If so, how much for a 65 lbs doggie? Painkiller other than Meloxicam?
What painkiller can my 14 yr. old lame lab be prescribed that does not cause blood in the urine? After 10 days of 7.5mg of Meloxicam, she started to show a dark red patches of blood in her urine. She was doing very well on this medicine until this morning. She has severe arthritis, her back legs are not functioning, but her spirits are high. Thank you! Will Can a dog who is on temaril take metronidazole?
Bichon is on Temaril for ear but has bladder infection. Can she take metronidazole antibiotic I have? German Shepherd on Adequan treatments?
I can find a lot of info on how it works and side effects, but how long should I expect the treatment to last once the 4 weeks and 8 treatments are completed? Will it last 3 months, 6 months, a year, forever? can I use spray neosporin on my dog
Can I use neosporin neo to go spray on my dog? My dog is limping. Can I give her dog aspirin? Human aspirin?
Her right hip is swollen. She does not whine or seem in pain but will not put any pressure on leg. Can I use acetaminophen/hydrocodone for humans for dog in pain?
My dog is in pain and it is three in the morning. He has had trouble with walking in his back legs, but he may have injured one leg. Can I give him. Human: 325mg/5mg acetaminophen/ hydrocodone until morning? Dog Tylenol or aspirin? What can I use for dog pain?
My dog cannot stand up this morning and is limping. Can I give him tylonal or ibuprofin or asprin? What can I use as dog pain killers?
What human pain killers can you give dogs? He weighs 121lbs/55kg. Are there insomnia remedies for insomniac dog?
I have a 13 year old shar-pei who, other than an acl tear, is in good health. Her meds include Rimadyl and glucosamine. She has, in the past two weeks, began to awake at midnight, 2AM, 4AM and so forth. She may go outside be mostly paces the house, wanting to go for walks. She is obviously less active since the acl tear in January. Benadryl 50 to 75mg does nothing. I thought of trying Xanax. Any better ideas? What medications do I need for dog parvovirus treatment?
My puppy has a parvovirus infection. Ibuprofen Vs Aspirin for Dog Pain Relief
I have a Lab weighing approximately 120lbs in a lot of pain from hip problems. I know aspirin can be used (11/2 for his size) my question is can I use Ibuprofen instead of aspirin and is it the same dosage? Dog hip dysplasia: aspirin or Rimadyl?
Please help. Which do you recommend for a dog with hip dysplasia. aspirin or Rimadyl? Why? Thank you.I’m getting different answers from different people and don’t know what’s best for my dog. Can Mitotane/Lysodren cause liver damage in dogs?
My dog was being treated for Cushings disease. About 2 months after starting maintenance therapy, his appetite became very poor and we tested him for liver function. The ultrasound showed significant liver damage (looked like liver cancer to the vet). Could the mitotane have caused this? Dog medicine: what will help my dog recover better from a partial torn ligament?
My dog has a partial torn ligament. With the advice of my vet, we decided to go through a holistic recovery. What medicine/vitamins will help in her recovery? Side effects of dog rabies vaccine?
After she got the shot, she has vomited twice and cries in the night. Is this something to worry about? Correlation between Interceptor and seizures?
Has there been any correlation between long-term usage of Interceptor for Heartworm preventative and seizures? We have two older dogs, both goldens, that started having seizures and within a few months had to be put down from physical complications due to the procedures. Side effects of Phenobarbital?
I have a 2 and a half year old Springer Spaniel that began having seizures in December 2009. After one seizure per week for a month, my vet recommended putting her on Phenobarbital. She has been seizure free since Jan 2010. However, in the past month, she will be sleeping and leak urine. She goes outside to urinate and wander around frequently. I am not sure if this is a side effect of the medicine or a whole other issue developing. I would truly appreciate your advice. Are topical sprays safe for dogs?
My dogs paws are very irritated from running on a gravel service- will a spray on med, like Bactine, be harmful? Creams will be licked off. Generic brand for Rimadyl?
My dog was prescribed Rimadyl for hip displaysia and I cant afford the prescription, so I was hoping to find a generic or something that will work as well as Rimadyl at a store like Petco. Dog medicine: is tylenol safe for dogs?
My dog is having a lot of issues jumping on and off the bed. Can I give her Tylenol? She might also be pregnant. Can Carprofen be used as an antibiotic when an anal gland ruptures?
If a dog’s anal gland bursts, can Carprofen be used to treat it for an infection? Skipped Interceptor: is dog blood test necessary?
I skipped the February and March doses of my dog’s Interceptor. It’s been bitter cold here. My dog is primarily indoors and there’s no sign of mosquitoes. He acts perfectly healthy. For two years prior to February 2010, he received his dosages monthly. Can I resume his Interceptor monthly dose without a blood test for heart worms? He sees a vet regularly but because my income is low I need to avoid adding costs to the bill. Thank you. Will glucosamine for dogs raise or lower blood sugars?
I have a 14 year old diabetic Westie. Her sugars have been fairly regular for two years. I started her on glucosamine about six weeks ago, and recently her sugar levels have been extremely low. I’m having some blood work done, but am wondering about the glucosamine. Dog pain medication – what can you use over the counter?
My dog sprained her ankle. What can I give her for pain/inflammation? Dog diabetes- when do I give the insulin shot?
The dog is a toy poodle. He is given a shot twice a day. How long before or after his morning and evening meal should I give him his shot? Side effects of Phenylpropanolamine?
My yellow lab takes this medication for possible ectopice ureters. She has urinary incontinence only when she is off this medication. She is 16 months old. She may be suffering from separation anxiety as she destroys things when we are at work. I am wondering if her extreme hyperness and anxiety is related to the use of this med or is it just because she is a lab puppy. Is Percorten V effective when administered subcutaneously?
Our corgi has recently been diagnosed with Addison’s. She has been having monthly Percorten V injections administered intramuscularly and doing well. To reduce costs, we will be trained by our vet to do this at home subcutaneously. Will subcutaneous be as effective? See all questions in Medicine Recent Articles
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