Metronidazole Rx
Starting At $0.34 per tablet

Metronidazole Rx

Tablet
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

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

What are Metronidazole Tablets 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 Capsules 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?

  • Metronidazole 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 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.