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My 2.6 lb kitten was...
My 2.6 lb kitten was diagnosed with a respiratory infection at the vet today. He gave me amoxicillin and showed me where on the syringe to dose her. But when I got hone the syringe was not in the back. It is after hours and all I have is a child's medicine syringe which looks a lot wider than the one the vet had and I don't know how much to give her. Can you help? The syringe I have is in ML's
Submitted: 3 years ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Cat Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
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Thank you for your question, I'm Dr. Dan and I'll try to help you.
Does it say how many mls on the label of the bottle of the amoxicillin you were given?
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
200mg/28.5mg per 5 ML Amoxicllin and clavulanate potassium oral suspension
Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Dan, Cat Veterinarian replied 3 years ago
I'll see if someone else can help you, hang on.
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Customer reply replied 3 years ago
Ok thanks
Cat Veterinarian: brisadog,
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Hi, I can help you with your question today.
For a tiny kitten like yours, give 0.3 ml by mouth every 12 hours. Ml or milliliters is the same as CC or cubic centimeters.
Please let me know if you have further questions. I am happy to continue until I provide the service that you seek.
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