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An 80 lb dog should receive how much doxycycline to treat a

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an 80 lb dog should receive how much doxycycline to treat a skin infection from an allergy?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

My name is***** The standard dosage for Doxycycline in dogs is 5 to 10mg/kg so an 80 pound dog should receive approximately 200mg twice daily.

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Expert:  Dr. Amanda replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

How is Clementine this evening? Did you start the Doxycycline? Do you have any more questions for me?

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