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If a cat has a few flecks of blood in s urine but no

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If a cat has a few flecks of blood in his urine but no infection, will an antibiotic help clear it up?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I can help you with your question today.

Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

No, an antibiotic will only resolve a bacterial infection. It will not help if his problem is caused by something other than a urinary tract infection.

Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

Is Jericho eating canned food or dry food?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Both
Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

Ok. I recommend switching to exclusively canned food right now. Has he had x-rays of his abdomen to look for stones or masses?