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I recently moved and csnt afford a vet. About a week ago my

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I recently moved and csnt afford a vet. About a week ago my cat got outside and was in a cat fight. Both cats are updated on shots. Today i found a deep puncture wound. I tried to clean, tried 200 mg tab in her with very little results i need to sedate her to clkean it better. I am a nurse and I do have somne ,xzanax 0.5 csn i give it to her. She is approx 21 # ***** 5 yrs old
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Terri replied 1 year ago.

Hello Donna,

I am so sorry your girl was injured.

The dose is 0.125 to 0.25 mg every 12 hours.

http://www.petplace.com/article/drug-library/library/prescription/alprazolam-xanax

Puncture wounds often close over forming an abscess underneath so she may need an antibiotic like clindamycin.

I hope she feels better very soon.

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Terri