DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET is a veterinary specific antibiotic drug prescribed for a number of bacterial and protozoan infections.
USES OF DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET
Doxycycline is used in a number of types of infections caused by bacteria and protozoa. It is used for bacterial infections in dogs and cats. Bacterial infections including leptospirosis, toxoplasmosis, mycoplasmosis, psittacosis and tickborne diseases like Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, and rocky mountain spotted fever/tick fever treatment. Respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, skin, and wound infections can also be effectively treated with doxycycline. Doxycycline can be used to treat heartworm disease by treating Wolbachia organism which infects heart worms. Doxycycline is not effective against viruses and fungus. Feline chlamydophilosis require 3-4 weeks of treatment.
Doxypet tablets have doxycycline hydrochloride along with lactic acid bacillus spores. Doxycycline is an antibiotic of the tetracycline class. It is bacteriostatic in nature and works by inhibiting protein synthesis at the initiation step by interacting with the 30S ribosomal subunit.
How Do I Give DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET To My Pet?
10 mg/kg bodyweight once daily or as advised by your veterinarian.
What Should I Do in Case My Pet Consumes More Than the Prescribed Amount of DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET?
In the case of overdosing stop the medication immediately and contact your veterinarian or take for medical attention or care to your nearby pet clinic or pet hospital.
Which animals should not take DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET?
As per the manufacturer, not suitable to use in pets allergic to doxycycline. Do not use in pregnant and breeding bitches, queens/cats especially in the first half of the pregnancy it may affect or alter the skeleton of the developing puppies.
What Should I Tell or Ask My Veterinarian Before Giving My Pet DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET?
Talk with your veterinarian about:
How often your pet may have to be examined by your veterinarian.
The risks and benefits of using DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET.
Tell your veterinarian if your pet has ever had any medical problems, allergies/hypersensitivities to drug or doxycycline in the past.
Habit Forming - No
INTERATION WITH DRUGS
Manufacturer mentions following drug interactions for DOXYPET 100 MG SAVA VET: Should not be combined with calcium supplements or calcium-rich products (dairy products), binding agents like bismuth, kaolin, pectin, iron supplements, bactericidal antibiotics, anticoagulants, Phenobarbitals, oral antacids etc.