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My 2.6 lb kitten was diagnosed with a respiratory infection

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My 2.6 lb kitten was diagnosed with a respiratory infection at the vet today. He gave me amoxicillin and showed me where on the syringe to dose her. But when I got hone the syringe was not in the back. It is after hours and all I have is a child's medicine syringe which looks a lot wider than the one the vet had and I don't know how much to give her. Can you help? The syringe I have is in ML's
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Dan replied 1 year ago.
Hello!
Thank you for your question, I'm Dr. Dan and I'll try to help you.
Does it say how many mls on the label of the bottle of the amoxicillin you were given?
Dr. Dan
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
200mg/28.5mg per 5 ML Amoxicllin and clavulanate potassium oral suspension
Expert:  Dr. Dan replied 1 year ago.
I'll see if someone else can help you, hang on.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok thanks
Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.
Hi, I can help you with your question today.
For a tiny kitten like yours, give 0.3 ml by mouth every 12 hours. Ml or milliliters is the same as CC or cubic centimeters.
Please let me know if you have further questions. I am happy to continue until I provide the service that you seek.

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