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Joan, Veterinary Technician
Category: Reptile
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Experience:  35+ years experience as veterinary tech and 40+ years experience doing reptile rescues.
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My bearded dragon was just diagnosed with worms. We started

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Hi Anna. My bearded dragon was just diagnosed with worms. We started to give him Baytril and Panacur daily. Today he has turned an extremely dark color (darker than I've ever seen) including dark stripes on his belly. Is this just some sort of strange reaction to the medicine?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Reptile
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years with special interest in Reptiles and Reptile Rescue.

Can you tell me what type of set up you have?



Diet Prey/veggies?

Is your Dragon 3 months or years?

Is the Dragon eating and Drinking?

How come he was given Baytril?

UVB light, age of bulb, strength, coil or linear tube and brand?

Temps in basking area, warm side and cool side?

Did the vet say what type of parasites were found?