Dog Veterinary

Ask a Dog Vet and Get Answers to Your Dog Health Questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dog Veterinary

I am looking if I can buy the antiobotic ceftriaxone 200mg

Customer Question
I am looking if I...
I am looking if I can buy the antiobotic ceftriaxone 200mg without a script. My dog who has skin issues clears up well with this. He is allergic to the air we breath and when he has an outbreak he gets a skin infection. It has been the same for 4 years now. I am trying not to bring him in
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations your dog 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 dog's name?
Customer: Barney
JA: Is there anything else the veterinarian should be aware of about Barney?
Customer: he is 14 years old
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 1 hour by:
11/3/2016
Dog Veterinarian: Ola Barrett,
 replied 1 year ago
Ola Barrett
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 275
Experience: Veterinarian at Lake Chatuge Animal Hospital
Verified

Hello, I am Dr Ola B.. This site is meant specifically for licensed veterinarians to give you medical advice and point you in the right direction for your pet. Unfortunately, it is unlawful for a veterinarian to provide a medical script without a "patient-client" relationship; meaning they have seen, examined the pet and done proper diagnoses to warrant that any medication is needed. It is possible that the skin issues your dog is having currently is called by a different organism than previous skin condition; thereby warranting a different medication. I would recommend an appointment with correct diagnostics tests (including skin cytology to rule out bacterial presents and/or yeast present, skin scrape to rule out presence of Demodectic or Sarcoptic mange and Wood's Lamp/DTM culture to rule out ringworm) and a thorough physical examination to rule out other medical conditions that may be contributing to the skin problem.

If your dog has been previously prescribed this medication in the past, you may try to contact that particular veterinarian to provide you with a refill prescription. However, it is likely that he/she will want to re-examine you pet and follow the correct protocol for dispensing and/or prescribing medications.

I hope this advice was helpful to you. Please let me know if you need clarification on anything or have other questions about this. Also, please do not forget to rate my answer which I hope you found to be "excellent." You may do this by clicking "rate our conversation" below (Your rating is the only means of compensation I receive for answering your question). Again, let me know if I can help you further:)

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Dog Veterinarian: Ola Barrett,
 replied 1 year ago

.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I was supposed to be charged 5.00 for this service. Now I see 2 charges one for 5.00 and one for 14.00. What is this for
Ask Ola Barrett Your Own Question
Ola Barrett
Ola Barrett
Ola Barrett
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 275
275 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Veterinarian at Lake Chatuge Animal Hospital

Ola Barrett is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

902 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,112 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

9,973 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

9,833 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,077 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

7,608 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
He has ringworm and I'm having trouble getting rid of it. He
He has ringworm and I'm having trouble getting rid of it. … read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,047 satisfied customers
I have photographs. My Old English Bulldog Pitbull mix has a
I have photographs. My Old English Bulldog Pitbull mix has a circular sore/marking that appeared on top of his head last sunday and it appears to be getting bigger … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
Just adopted a 12 week old puppy, he has ringworm. He was on
just adopted a 12 week old puppy, he has ringworm. He was on oral meds for three weeks two days on five days off. I've been giving him fungal baths and sulfer dips every three days for two weeks. His … read more
Dr. Altman
Dr. Altman
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1 satisfied customers
My puppie is nearly 5 months old and i believe she has a
my puppie is nearly 5 months old and i believe she has a ringworm on her belly, she has a beautiful shiny coat,staffy crosshad all her needles and going to be desexed at 6 th months … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,608 satisfied customers
I think my dog may have ringworm but I am unsure. The vet
I think my dog may have ringworm but I am unsure. The vet gave me a cream and an antibiotic. I was wondering if this is the best way to treat it or if there is something that would work better? … read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
Veterinary associate
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,076 satisfied customers
I think my dog has ringworm. I'm in the North Bay where the
Hi! I think my dog has ringworm. I'm in the North Bay where the firestorms are now so vet care is limited closeby. Should I drive him to an emergency vet for this? … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
I have 2 dogs who have been suffering from ringworm then it
I have 2 dogs who have been suffering from ringworm then it turned into a secondary skin infection. They are on cefpodoxine100mg/fluconazole50mg/apoquel5.4mg. Ringworm meds for at least 40 days/ the o… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,077 satisfied customers
I'm treating my dog for ringworm but she keeps licking the
i'm treating my dog for ringworm but she keeps licking the spot... is it ok to bandage it when i treat it or will that make the ringworm grow faster?… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
57 satisfied customers
Ringworm from a stray cat! Problem is I have 4 fur babies
Ringworm from a stray cat! Problem is I have 4 fur babies (dogs) and cant afford to take all of them to the vet at one time. Is there a tablet available without RX? … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,608 satisfied customers
I was wondering what the best medication would be for my dog
hi, i was wondering what the best medication would be for my dog who has ringworm? … read more
Dr. G.
Dr. G.
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,612 satisfied customers
I think she has ringworm I'm worried because I'm pregnant
i think she has ringworm I'm worried because I'm pregnant and the "dormant for 18 months" bit has me concerned … read more
Amber Hinson
Amber Hinson
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
46 satisfied customers
My new puppy has ringworms that I'm working on treating, and
My new puppy has ringworms that I'm working on treating, and now my older dog of almost a year, has loss of appetite and it biting at herself a lot like she's itching. … read more
Dr. Alleyne
Dr. Alleyne
Veterinary associate
Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine
1,076 satisfied customers
Can you use Lotrimin on dogs? For ringworm? She has some red
She has some red spots on hre belly.. She is 10 weeks old … read more
Lisa
Lisa
Certified Veterinary Technician
Associate Degree
15,473 satisfied customers
Has had "ringworm" for a couple of months. It had gone away
Has had "ringworm" for a couple of months. It had gone away but it came back. Does he need to be dipped? … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
7,608 satisfied customers
Not sure if my male, 3 yr old yorkie has ringworm or
not sure if my male, 3 yr old yorkie has ringworm or pyoderma only has one "lesion" area … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
My pug and schnauzer both have ringworm. The pug was on 2
My pug and schnauzer both have ringworm. The pug was on 2 weeks of an antifungal drug, which didn't seem to work. We are now using ketaconozole shampoo and lime dip plus twice per week. He continues t… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
1,372 satisfied customers
Appears to have a ringworm with maggots. also has a large
appears to have a ringworm with maggots. also has a large wound above base of tail and last night saw maggots on it as well. I read that using turpentine to bring them out would work. he is an eleven … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,442 satisfied customers
When treating ringworm on a dog with anti-fungal shampoo or
When treating ringworm on a dog with anti-fungal shampoo or a lime sulfur dip should I scrub off the crust/ scabs? I wasn't sure if this would help cure or spread the fungus.… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,442 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x