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I need penicillin for my dogs ear infection but i can't

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Hi i need penicillin for my dogs ear infection but i can't afford to go to a vet right now. Can you help us
Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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11/25/2017
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago
Sheree HughesIrwin
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Hi, Dr Sheree here to help.

Try neosporin cream and cortisone 10 cream twice daily inside the ears (over the counter at the drugstore). If that doesn't help, need to go to the Veterinarian.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
It smells bad
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

You can clean it with vinegar and water 1:1 and pour it into the ear canal. Use cotton balls to remove. If his ear has open raw sores, do not use it. Then apply ointment.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Which ointment
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

Neosporin and cortisone 10.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Ok. How many days should i do it
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

At least 5 to 7 days.

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Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

Good luck!

Please rate my answer.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you one more question do i put both ointment at the same time
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

Yes you can, and massage the ears after applying.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you have a great weekend
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

YOU, Too!

Please rate my answer.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you
Dog Veterinarian: Sheree HughesIrwin,
 replied 4 months ago

You are welcome.

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