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How much amoxicillin do i give a small kitten with upper r

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How much amoxicillin do i give a small kitten with upper respiratory
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr Scott Nimmo replied 7 years ago.
Thanks for the question

In direct answer to your question : Amoxycillin is a commonly used antibiotic in the cat, and many vets would use it for upper respiratory tract infections in both cats and kittens.

I personally would use an oral dose rate in the region of 10 mg per pound of your kittens's bodyweight twice a day for five days.

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