Clindamycin capsules is an antibiotic that treats serious infections in the body such as skin infections, dental infections, and bone infections caused by bacteria.
Who is Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules for?
Dogs and Cats
Why use Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules?
-Treats tissue infections
-Treats bone infections such as osteomyelitis in dogs
-Treats dental infections
-Remedies bacteria-causing infections
-Helps heal wounds infections and abscesses
How Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules work?
Clindamycin is administered orally and suppresses bacteria growth and reproduction.
Clindamycin is a generic of the brand name Antirobe, Antirobe Aquadrops, and Cleocin.
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals / Lannett
How is Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules sold?
available in 75 mg and 150 mg capsules.
What are the side effects of Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules?
Clindamycin is safe and effective to use with other medications when they are prescribed by a veterinarian. Please tell your veterinarian everything your pet is currently taking before administering clindamycin. This includes supplements, vitamins and minerals, or medications.
What special precautions are there?
Clindamycin is safe and effective to use with other medications when they are prescribed by a veterinarian. Please tell your veterinarian everything your pet is currently taking before administering clindamycin. This includes supplements, vitamins and minerals, or medications. Do not use this medication if your pet is allergic to clindamycin or lincomycin.
What to do if overdose?
In case of overdose contact your nearest pet hospital
How can I store Clindamycin Hydrochloride Capsules?
Store in a cool dry place
Many antibiotics cause diarrhea in dogs and cats. If the diarrhea is watery or has blood in it, call your veterinarian.
Pharmacists are standing by to offer Pet Parent counseling regarding prescription medication purchased from Allivet before and after dispensing. Pharmacists on duty are available Monday-Friday, 9:30AM - 5:30PM EST and will be on call Saturday 12:00PM - 4:00PM EST for consultation.
Recommended Dosage and Administration: Always use as directed by veterinarian. Medication should never be administered without first consulting your veterinarian. The usual dose for dogs is 2.5mg-15mg per pound every 12 hours for a maximum of 28 days. The usual dose for cats is 5mg-15mg per pound once every 24 hours.