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Can dogs take human amoxicillin

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can dogs take human amoxicillin
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 7 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you today.

In regards ***** ***** question, human and dog Amoxicillin are the same antibiotic. The only difference is that often human ones will be stronger (higher milligrams) since we tend to need higher doses. But for dogs with skin, gut, bladder or wound infections that are sensitive to this antibiotic, it can be used. To learn more about it, its side effects, uses and doses in this species, you can read this link HERE.

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