From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-06-17 00:11:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Amoxi, Biaxin and Carafate
> Dear Mr Prater
> Are you sure that they use all 3 together?
> The Amoxil and Biaxin are both antibiotics and seems sort of redundant
> to use
> them both. If this is correct could you please explain? Or do you
> not mean
> I can imagine why they quit using Flagyl...it tasted awful...is there
Yeah, they always use two antibiotics against helicobacter mustelae. If
you use just one the bug rapidly becomes immune to it. Check Drs.
Hillier & Quesenberry's book or Dr. Karen Purcell's book. Of course the
Carafate is just a coating agent.
Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde
URA Redneck if your mounted deer head wears a baseball and sunglasses.