Clindamycin HCL Capsules for Dogs
This item requires prescription approval.
Prescription medications are currently limited to CA residents. More states coming soon!!
- Product Description
- Safety Information
- Side Effects
- Additional Information
Clindamycin (klin-da-mye-sin) HCL Capsules is an antibiotic used to treat infections caused by susceptible strains of microorganisms in specific conditions in cats and dogs. Clindamycin is prescribed to fight bacteria that can form with dental infections, skin infections, deep wounds, abscesses, infections of the bone, or osteomyelitis.
- Also available in oral drops
- A broad spectrum antibiotic
Consult with your veterinarian for proper dosage and course of treatment.
Do not use Clindamycin that are allergic to it or drugs like it (eg, lincomycin, azithromycin).
Use with caution with dogs that have liver or kidney damage, are very young or that are taking the drug cyclosporine, as clindamycin can lower blood levels of cyclosporine
Food and Drug Interactions
Other drugs can interact with this medication, so be sure to tell your veterinarian and pharmacist what medications (including vitamins, supplements, or herbal therapies) you give your animal
Possible Side Effects
Some side effects include gastrointestinal upset like vomiting and diarrhea, drooling and lip smacking
Contact your veterinarian if you believe your pet is experiencing side effects.
Store at controlled room temperatures between 68° - 77°F