Go Back   Pet forum for dogs cats and humans - Pets.ca > Discussion Groups - mainly cats and dogs > Dog health - Ask members * If your pet is vomiting-bleeding-diarrhea etc. Vet time! > Puppy health

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old November 20th, 2012, 11:07 AM
Smd4781 Smd4781 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Durham nc
Posts: 2
Dog papilloma

Hi all,

My puppy is about 6.5 months and she has a dog papilloma. I read on many sites that azithromycin is suspected to help heal up the papilloma faster. I took my pup to the vet and she said we could give the azithromycin a try. I've given my the 10 day course of antibiotic and it honestly looks bigger than before. I was wondering if anybody hasn't had success from azithromycin. I really was hoping this would work because puppies have endless energy and just keeping my pup away from other dogs is just hard and it's starting to drive me crazy.

Thanks for you help!
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old November 25th, 2012, 09:44 PM
MaxaLisa MaxaLisa is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: California, usa
Posts: 834
Vitamin C is anti-viral, and I would slowly work up to a maximum dose your dog can handle. Being young, I would use sodium ascorbate (NOW brand has a powder), since the calcium ascorbate might throw off the calcium balance for a young growing dog, and regular vitamin C is too acidic.

You want to help build up the immune system, as this is a combination of a virus and an immune system that can't keep it in check.

There are some threads in the main dog section that you might be able to search through. On the other forums I've been on, folks have just supported the immune system and they resolved.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old November 28th, 2012, 04:19 PM
Smd4781 Smd4781 is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Durham nc
Posts: 2
Thank you, i will have to give that a try.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Forum Terms of Use

  • All Bulletin Board Posts are for personal/non-commercial use only.
  • Self-promotion and/or promotion in general is prohibited.
  • Debate is healthy but profane and deliberately rude posts will be deleted.
  • Posters not following the rules will be banned at the Admins' discretion.
  • Read the Full Forum Rules

Forum Details

  • Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
    vBulletin Optimisation by vB Optimise (Reduced on this page: MySQL 8.33%).
  • All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:14 AM.