Ketoconazole Rx
Starting At $0.92 per tablet

Ketoconazole Rx


$0.92 per tablet
Tablet
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

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

What is Ketoconazole for Dogs and Cats?

  • Ketoconazole is a prescription antifunal agent used to treat fungal infections.
  • Ketoconazole tablets can also be used to reduce the dosage of cyclosporine.

Why do cats and dogs use Ketoconazole?

  • Ketoconazole tablets may be used to treat skin, bone, lung, or central nervous system infections. It may also be prescribed for Cushing's disease or other reasons.
  • Ketoconazole cream may be used topically to treat skin infections such as ringworm.

What else should I know about Ketoconazole?

  • When given at lower concentrations for shorter periods of time, ketoconazole may only inhibit the growth of the fungus and not kill the fungus. Follow your veterinarian's directions for giving the Ketoconazole carefully.
  • Ketoconazole interacts with many drugs and supplements. Discuss any medications and supplements with your veterinarian before starting to give Ketoconazole.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Ketoconazole?

  • Ketoconazole tablets should be given to breeding animals only when absolutely necessary. Ketoconazole can cause birth defects and lower male fertility.
  • Vomiting, lack of appetite, and diarrhea are the most common side effects or Ketoconazole tablets, especially in cats.
  • Liver toxicity is one possible serious side effect of Ketoconazole tablets. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you see persistent vomiting, extremely poor appetite, or jaundice.

How do you use Ketoconazole?

  • Ketoconazole tablets should be given with high-fat foods such as cheese, cream, or butter to increase absorption.
  • Pregnant women should wear gloves and use caution when handling Ketoconazole.
  • Wear gloves or wash your hands after applying Ketoconazole cream.

What is in Ketoconazole?

  • The drug Ketoconazole is an antifungal.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Ketoconazole is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

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

  • Ketoconazole is an antifungal. Resistance is a concern when using antifungals. 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.