Baytril Generic Enrofloxacin, An Antibiotic, Treats Infections In Dogs And Cats
Baytril Generic Enrofloxacin, prescription medicine, is indicated for pets, Dogs and Cats. Baytril is used to treat infections for urinary tracts, skin infections, prostrate, lungs infections, and GI tracts. Baytril Generic Enrofloxacin and fluoroquinolone antibiotic, synthetic agent is rapidly absorbed from digestive tracts and interferes with bacterial DNA metabolism to destroy bacteria.
Baytril is available in the form of 22.7mg, 68mg, and 136mg chewable tablets and Injections. Baytril tablets are flavored for better taste.
Before giving Bacteria to Pets, let the veterinarian know the medicinal history of pet including the treatments and the medicines given. Let the Veterinarian know if the pet has seizer, pregnant, pr lactating.
Do not give Baytril to pregnant or caring pets. Baytril should not be given along with Vitamins and Mineral supplements, antacid or sucralfate. Baytril cannot be used for the pets, who are allergic to the content of Baytril.
Baytril should be given exactly as prescribed for the pet. Do not give Baytril to your pets more than prescribed or longer than recommended. Giving more or longer may caused unexpected side effects or allergic reactions. Never stop Baytril even if the pets feel better before completion of the course. Let the pet drink plenty of water. The Dose per day 2.27mg/per pound should be restricted.
Store baytril at room temperature away from moisture and children.
Give all the doses at scheduled time. In case of missed dose, give it as soon as you remember. If it is time for next dose, skip the dose that is missed. Do not double the dose to make up. Baytril should not be used for young pets below 2 to 8 months in small breeds and 2 to 12 months in large breeds.
Symptoms of overdose may include vomiting, loss of appetite, and diarrhea. If the overdose is suspected, seek emergency medical treatment.
General Side effects of Baytril may include difficult breathing, body parts swelling, and hives. Minor side effects of Baytril may include dizziness, drowsiness, and diarrhea. If your pet experiences any of the above or any other side effect persistent or seems bothersome, stop giving the medicines and talk to the veterinarian and ask for emergency medical help.
During research some adverse effects have been observed in dogs and cats.
Gastrointestinal effects: Diarrhea, Liver Enzymes, Vomiting and Anorexia
Neurologic effects: Seizure and Ataxia
Behavioral effects: Aggression, Depression, and Lethargy
As risk of interactions, there are some medicines that should not be given along with Baytril. The medicines such as Warfarin, phenytoin, theophylline, or Probenecid should not be given. Baytril can increase the risk of kidney damage if it’s given with cyclosporine. For more drugs that interact with Baytril, talk to your veterinarian. Before giving any prescription or over the counter medicine to your pet, consult the veterinarian or pharmacist.
Baytril is strictly for use in pets only. Avoid contact of medicine with eyes. In case of eye contact, flush the eye with water for at least 15 minutes. And in the case of skin contact, wash the skin with soft soap and water.
For more information about Baytril Generic Enrofloxacin, consult your Veterinarian or pharmacist.