Fish: Add one capsule (500 mg) into aquarium for each 20 gallons of water. Repeat in 24 hours. It is suggested that a partial water change be made between treatments. While treatment duration depends on the type and severity of infection, it is recommended that extended baths in the medication continue for a minimum of 5 days and for not more than 10 days. Discontinued treatment if no improvement is noted within 5 days.
Dogs and Cats: 6.6-20 mg/Kg (3-9 mg/lb) every 8 to 12 hours orally. Fish Mox Forte is commonly given off-label to small animals.
Used for a variety of infections in all species, such as skin and urinary tract infections. Dosage recommendations vary depending on the susceptibility of bacteria and location of infection. Generally, more frequent or higher doses are needed for gram-negative infections.
Usually well tolerated. Allergic reactions are possible. Diarrhea and or vomiting is common with oral doses. Use with caution in animals allergic to penicillin-like drugs.