Metronidazole Capsules (Compounded) Rx
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Metronidazole Capsules (Compounded) Rx

  • 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 are Metronidazole Capsules for Dogs and Cats?

  • Metronidazole is a synthetic antibacterial and antiprotazoal agent used to treat trichomoniasis, giardiasis, balantidiasis, amoebiasis, and trypanosomiasis in dogs and cats.
  • Giardiasis is caused byt the parasite, Giardia, which lives in the small intestine and can cause diarrhea. The organism can be found in contaminated soil, food, and water.
  • Metronidazole is a generic of brand Flagyl.

Why do cats and dogs use Metronidazole?

  • Metronidazole may be prescribed to treat infections caused by some parasites, such as Giardia.
  • Metronidazole can also be used to treat diarrhea and infections caused by anerobic bacteria.

What else should I know about Metronidazole?

  • Metronidazole has a bitter taste. Disguising it with food may help you administer this drug successfully.
  • The use of Metronidazole is banned in food producing animals, including egg-laying chickens and dairy animals.
  • Looking for Metronidazole Tablets or Metronidazole Liquid Suspensions?

What problems could my dog or cat have with Metronidazole?

  • Metronidazole can cause serious nervous system side effects, especially at high doses. Contact your veterinarian if you notice any changes in you companion's behavior or coordination.
  • Metronidazole should not be given to pregnant or nervous animals.

How do you use Metronidazole?

  • Metronidazole should be given with food. Follow your veterianrian's directions.
  • Pregnant women and people allergic to Metronidazole should handle the drug with caution.

What is in Metronidazole?

  • The drug Metronidazole is an antibiotic and an antiprotozoal that kills some bacteria and parasites.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • These Metronidazole capsules are a compounded medication. 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 Metronidazole?

  • Metronidazole 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 these Metronidazole capsule?

  • These Metronidazole capsule are hand-made in our pharmacy.
  • There is a minimum charge of $49.99.
  • Shelf-life limits orders to a 170-day supply.