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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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I need to de worm a kitten 3.5 lbs, my concentration is 4.5

Customer Question

I need to de worm a kitten 3.5 lbs, my concentration is 4.5 mg/ml, help. what is the right dosage?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations the kitten can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you decide what to do about it. What is the kitten's name?
Customer: I am leaving on a flight in five minutes, clark is the name, I have the pinworm and med and I need to know how much
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about,?
Customer: no, all good, do i need to pay?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 months ago.

Clark, I need to know the ingredient in your product to be able to tell you how much to give!

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
sorry Pyrantel Pamoate Suspension
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
i think it is 1 ml, but wanted to confirm
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 2 months ago.

Thank you. Dose at 5 mg/lb and repeat in 3 weeks. 5 mg/lb x 3.5 lbs = 17.5 mg 17.5 mg/4.5 mg/mL= approx. 4 mL Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.

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