What is a Convenia injection?
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Then, what bacteria does convenia treat?
CONVENIA is indicated for the treatment of skin infections (secondary superficial pyoderma, abscesses, and wounds) in dogs caused by susceptible strains of Staphylococcus intermedius and Streptococcus canis (Group G).
Secondly, what are the side effects of Convenia in cats? Allergic reactions to CONVENIA are possible. The primary side effects reported with CONVENIA injections in cats and dogs are vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy and decreased appetite. These side effects are uncommon, similar to the incidence rates of other antibiotics.
Hereof, what is Convenia injection used for in cats?
It is also used in dogs to treat urinary tract infections caused by certain specific bacteria. Convenia is used in cats to treat skin and soft tissue infections, such as wounds and abscesses. It is also used in cats to treat urinary tract infections caused by certain specific bacteria.
How much does a Convenia injection cost?
While the cost of a two week supply of an oral cephalosporin and a single injection of Convenia is similar for cats and small dogs, a Convenia injection for a big dog can easily run over $100 dollars.