Azithromycin (Compounded) Rx
Starting At $2.52* per capsule

Azithromycin (Compounded) Rx


$2.52* per capsule
Capsule
  • This medication is compounded by skilled VetRxDirect pharmacy technicians following strict regulations. A minimum amount per compounded medication of $49.99 is required. When an amount less than the minimum is purchased the difference will be added to your invoice.

  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What is Azithromycin for Dogs and Cats?

  • Azithromycin is a prescription antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections in dogs and cats.
  • Azithromycin is a broad-spectrum, macrolide type antibiotic that kills bacteria by preventing bacteria from producing the proteins needed for growth.

Why do cats and dogs use Azithromycin?

  • Azithromycin may be prescribed to treat certain types of infections caused by bacteria or parasites.

What else should I know about Azithromycin?

  • Broad-spectrum oral antibiotic.
  • Treats certain bacterial and parasite infections.
  • These suspensions are oil-based and do not need to be refrigerated. Store at room temperature.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Azithromycin?

  • Azithromycin may cause vomiting, diarrhea, reduced appetite, or GI cramping. Contact your veterinarian if these side effects are serious or persistent.

How do you use Azithromycin?

  • Your veterinarian may recommend giving the capsules with food. Oral suspensions should be given on an empty stomach.
  • Give Azithromycin by mouth as directed by your veterinarian for exactly as long as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Shake the suspension well before each use.

What is in Azithromycin?

  • Azithromycin is a broad-spectrum, macrolide type antibiotic that kills bacteria by preventing bacteria from producing the proteins needed for growth.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Azithromycin capsules and oral suspensions are compounded medications. The ingredients will be mixed specially for your dog or cat in our pharmacy.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Azithromycin?

  • Azithromycin is an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.

Who makes the Azithromycin capsules and oral suspensions?

  • These Azithromycin capsules and oral suspensions are hand-made in our pharmacy. 
  • There is a minimum charge of $49.99. 
  • Shelf-life limits orders of capsules to a 170-day supply.
  • Shelf-life limits orders of suspensions to an 80-day supply.