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Our Golden Retriever has a very red infected right ear. We

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Our Golden Retriever has a very red infected right ear. We washed it with EpiOtic fluid just now. But we are wondering if putting Quadritop ointment on the red area would be a okay thing to do. It is an ointment we have on hand, but we aren't sure what Quadtritop can be used for.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gabby replied 1 year ago.

Good evening, this is Dr. Gabby.

Yes, Quadtritop can be used for an ear infection. It contains an antibiotic, and anti-fungal, and an anti-inflammatory.

It can also be used on the skin for areas of infection or inflammation.

I would use it twice a day on the ear for at least a week.

Benadryl can also help with some of the irritation.

1 mg of benadryl, per each pound of dog every 12 hours as needed.

How does that sound? Do you have any additional questions?

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