What is Tetracycline HCl?
Who is it for?
What are the benefits?
Tetracycline is a broad-spectrum antibiotic commonly used for the treatment of bacterial infections. In dogs, it is also used to treat leptospirosis, toxoplasmosis, and many diseases carried by ticks including Lyme disease, ehrlichiosis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, and salmon poisoning. In cats, it is also used for the treatment of ehrlichiosis.
How does Tetracycline work?
Is there a generic equivalent available?
How is it given?
Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian. Use all of the medication prescribed, even if your pet appears well. If the entire course of treatment is not given, the infection may recur or worsen.
What results can I expect?
What form(s) does it come in?
Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.