How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Gary Your Own Question
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog
Satisfied Customers: 3028
Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
Type Your Dog Question Here...
Dr. Gary is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

She has ear and skin yeast infection was wondering if the fluconzole

Customer Question

She has ear and skin yeast infection was wondering if the fluconzole for humans is same for dogs
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. There are all sorts of infestations the 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 and age?
Customer: Molly she's 11
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Molly?
Customer: She's been diagnosed with the yeast infection its also making her itch and shake head due to extreme itchy skin odor is bad
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  JACUSTOMER-2ggpt01r- replied 1 year ago.

Hi there, There are different formulations and concentrations of fluconazole for dogs and humans. Was she prescribed an oral form or a topical? Where on her body is this yeast infection? - Dr. C

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

She had it before and was oral but was couple years ago. I know its yeast and waiting on vet appointment plus regular groomer said yes its yeast

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I responded ??

Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Molly skin and ears are affected with yeast I've just changed food to grain free gluten free and potatoes and corn syrup free I'm mixing with Greek plain yogurt also but her Itcbing and odor is strong and bothersome for her