Amoxi Clav Suspension contains both the following antibiotics Amoxicillin and Clavulanate. Amoxicillin is a type of penicillin used to treat dogs, cats, and other pets. Potassium clavulanate increases its effectiveness against certain types of bacteria. The combination, is used most commonly to treat susceptible bacterial infections in dogs, cats, ferrets and birds
- Effective against infections
- May be used for Dogs, Cats, Birds and Ferrets
Possible Side Effects:
Possible Side Effects May see lack of appetite, drooling, vomiting, or diarrhea. Less commonly may see signs of liver disease, including jaundice (yellowing of the gums, skin, or eyes). Consult your veterinarian if you notice any of the above side effects. If your pet experiences an allergic reaction to the medication, signs may include facial swelling, hives, scratching, sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma. If you observe any of these signs, contact your veterinarian immediately
Do NOT use amoxicillin/clavulanate in rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, or hamsters since it will affect the normal bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract and possibly cause a fatal diarrhea. Contact your veterinarian if your pet experiences vomiting, diarrhea, or incoordination while being treated with amoxicillin/clavulanate.
Store at room temperature (less than 75°F) in a tight, light resistant, childproof container, protected from moisture (not in the bathroom). Once the oral suspension is reconstituted (the powder is mixed with water), store in the refrigerator and use within 10 days.
Dose and Administration:
It is important to follow your Veterinaria's prescription instructions for your pet.
Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian, and use all of the medication prescribed, or the infection is likely to recur or become worse. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. May give with food if needed to decrease side effects, such as vomiting. . Shake oral liquids well prior to use. Reconstituted oral suspensions should be refrigerated and the remainder discarded in 10 days. 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 2 doses at once. This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.
Amoxicillin, clavulanate potassium