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Using TriTop to Treat Bacterial Infections in Pets
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Using TriTop to Treat Bacterial Infections in Pets

TriTop is a triple action topical anesthetic ointment combined with anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties, used to treat skin and ear bacterial infections such as acute otitis externa in pets. Contains neomycin sulfate, isoflupredone acetate, and tetracaine hydrochloride. Read

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Using TriTop to Treat Bacterial Infections in Pets By Team PetCareRx

TriTop is a triple action topical anesthetic ointment combined with anti-inflammatory and antibiotic properties, used to treat skin and ear bacterial infections such as acute otitis externa in pets. Contains neomycin sulfate, isoflupredone acetate, and tetracaine hydrochloride.

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Using Primidone for Dogs to Control Seizures By Team PetCareRx

Primidone (Phenobarbital for dogs and cats), is a anticonvulsant drug that effectively controlls the severity and frequency of epileptic seizures. Primidone is usually used to treat dogs, and can be used for cats, though this is rare.

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Using Oxytetracycline HCl (Terramycin Powder) By Team PetCareRx

Oxytetracycline HCl, found in Terramycin Powder, is for treating bacterial enteritis and bacterial pneumonia in both cats and dogs, and is also often used in farm animals (pigs, cows, sheep, chicken).

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Using Meloxicam for Dogs Cats, Generic of Mobic By Sam Bourne

Meloxicam for dogs and cats, a generic option to mobic, is an anti-inflammatory drug used mainly to manage pain from arthritis. It reduces swelling around the joints and other affected areas. Learn more about how meloxicam can help your pet here.

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Using Lanoxin - Heart Disease Treatment for Pets By Team PetCareRx

Lanoxin (brand name option to Digoxin) is mostly used as a heart disease treatment for cats and dogs. The medication increases heart contraction strength and controls fluid buildup in the lungs.

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Using Glipizide 5 mg to Treat Diabetic Cats By Team PetCareRx

Glipizide 5 mg is a prescription medication that is used as a diabetes treatment for cats. Glipizide is highly effective when combined with a low-carbohydrate diet.

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Using Etodolac for Dogs - Pain and Fever Reducer By Team PetCareRx

Etodolac for dogs is a Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drug that is commonly used to control pain, fever, joint stiffness, and arthritis-related inflammation. Etodolac dog medication can be used for pets over 11lbs and 12 months of age.

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Using Diltiazem, Generic of Tiazac & Cardizem By Sam Bourne

Heart disease is no joke. If your furry pal has a problem with their ticker, it can be a serious problem, and will probably require treatment. For a wide variety of those problems, the solution can come in the form of a little pill known as diltiazem for dogs and cats. Learn more about how this alternative to Cardizem and Tiazac works, and how it can help keep your pet's heart healthy.

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Using Clomipramine Hydrochloride - Behavior Issues By Team PetCareRx

Clomipramine for dogs and cats is an effective in treatment for obsessive compulsive disorders in dogs such as tail chasing, separation anxiety, destructiveness, and excessive grooming. Clomipramine hydochloride also aids in keeping cats from spraying.

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Using Clemastine, Generic Tavist for Dogs and Cats By Sam Bourne

The generic of the popular antihistamine Tavist for dogs and cats, Clemastine is used to help control the outbreak of allergen-related symptoms in pets. Find out here what you need to know before giving your dog allergy meds like Clemastine.

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Using Ciprofloxacin HcL Drops, Ciloxan Eye Drops Generic By Sam Bourne

Ciprofloxacin HcL, the generic version of Ciloxan eye drops, are antibiotic eye drops used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes. Learn more about this pharmaceutical here.

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Using Ceenu, Branded Lomustine for Dogs and Cats By Sam Bourne

Ceenu, the brand name version of Lomustine for dogs and cats, is given to pets suffering from cancer. This drug works by specifically targeting and killing off mutated cells, helping to diminish the growth of tumors. Useful in the treatment of lymphosarcoma and mast cell tumors, and effective in helping to treat brain tumors, Ceenu helps in the fight against cancer.

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Using Benazepril Hydrochloride, A Generic Lotensin By Sam Bourne

Dogs and cats, just like people, can have trouble with the olโ€™ ticker. And, just like with people, they need to be treated. Drugs like benazepril hydrochloride can help. An ACE inhibitor and generic option of Lotensin, this medication can help manage your pet's congestive heart failure or hypertension. Learn more about how this drug works and when it should be used.

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Using Benazepril Hydrochloride - Pet Heart Med By Team PetCareRx

Benazepril Hydrochloride (Lotensin generic) is an ACE inhibitor drug used in treating heart failure in dogs and chronic renal failure in cats.

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Using Baytril Taste Tabs - Pet Bacterial Infections By Team PetCareRx

Enrofloxacin tabs, sold as Baytril Taste Tabs, are a broad-spectrum chewable antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections in both dogs and cats occurring in the liver, lungs, urinary tract, skin, and prostate.

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Using Baytril Injection for Dog and Cat Infections By Team PetCareRx

Baytril Injection for dogs and cats is an antiinfective antibiotic that treats their bacterial infections and can also treat other animals such as cats and pigs. It has also been effective against E-coli, Salmonella, mycoplasma, and other respiratory and digestive infections.

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Using Atopica Dermatitis Medicine for Pets By Team PetCareRx

Atopica (Cyclosporine) is used to manage atopic dermatitis in dogs, an allergic skin condition. It has also shown to be effective in treating dry eye in dogs and asthma in cats.

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Using Aspirin in Dogs and Cats - The Bayer Generic By Sam Bourne

A fairly low octane NSAID, aspirin is useful in the treatment of a wide variety of aches and pains, as it does help bring down swelling while not having a particularly strong reaction, to the point where it is available over the counter for people. Learn more about how this widely used anti-inflammatory drug works, and why it should be included in your pet first aid kit.

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Using Aminophylline Injections on Cats and Dogs By Sam Bourne

Pets can have chronic breathing problems, just like people, and if they do, they require some form of treatment. Aminophylline injections, a commonly used bronchodilator, help to relax muscles in the lungs, making it easier for your pet to breathe. Learn more about how aminophylline injections work.

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Using Alprazolam - Generic Xanax for Dogs and Cats By Sam Bourne

Alprazolam, the generic of Xanax, is a widely used anti anxiety medication, but did you know it could help your pets manage their anxiety as well? Just like people, pets can be affected by the world around them, and in much the same way, certain medications have an effect on how they react. Learn more about how alprazolam might be able to help your pet here.

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Using Allopurinol for Urate Stones in Dogs By Team PetCareRx

Allopurinol for dogs is an antiobiotic medication that is used to treat urate stones in dogs with liver shunts. It can also be used to treat gout problems.

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Using Advantage Multi for Dogs Prevents Heartworm By Team PetCareRx

Advantage Multi for Dogs is a topical heartworm medication that is also used to control fleas and treat flea allergy dermatitis in a single monthly dose. Help protect your dog from dangerous parasites.

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Trusopt (Dorzolamide) Glaucoma Treatment Guide By Team PetCareRx

Trusopt (Dorzolamide) is prescribed by veterinarians to treat pets suffering from glaucoma. Trusopt also has the effective ability of preventing the disease from spreading from one eye to the other and decreases pressure in the eye.

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The Use of Chlorpromazine in Dogs for Nausea By Team PetCareRx

Chlorpromazine for dogs is an antiemetic used to control nausea and vomiting as well as a preoperative tranquilizer for cattle and goats.

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