Sulfatrim for respiratory infection?

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Sulfatrim for respiratory infection?

Post by bazu » Sun Jul 02, 2017 9:05 am

I've got a girl who has the infamous Ratty Snuffles (occasional noisy/honking breathing, sneezing a little more than usual), so I was looking at getting her to the vet's for some baytril. I've got a bottle of Sulfatrim (Trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole) left over, though, so I was wondering if anyone knew whether that'd do the job?
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Re: Sulfatrim for respiratory infection?

Post by cyber ratty » Sun Jul 02, 2017 9:41 am

I would check with the vets first.

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Re: Sulfatrim for respiratory infection?

Post by [cub] » Mon Jul 03, 2017 7:13 pm

Assuming it's Mycoplasma pulmonis causing the respiratory symptoms (frequently though not always the case), no.
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