Fortunately, yeast infections in dogs usually are not hard to treat. Ringworm lives in soil, bathrooms, basically anywhere moist and warm. I have used it in the ears of the cocker spaniel for a year now. Clotrimazole may interact with other medications. More About Yeast Infections.
How do you know when it is better? Apply a thin layer of cream to the affected area twice a day for 14 days.
Administer 4 drops to dogs weighing less than 30 pounds two times a day for seven days, or as indicated by your veterinarian. My cat has ringworm on his nose and ears.
Ringworms can be difficult to treat and they can reoccur if not treated until completely resolved. Dogs that receive immunosuppressive drugs such as corticosteroids steroids may also be unable to effectively prevent yeast infections, so may develop a chronic yeast infection.
Not for internal use.
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Osurnia Otic Suspension Florfenicol, Terb The brand name drug Otomax combines clotrimazole with a drug that has antibacterial properties as well. My Mommy ordered Clotrimazole for me. My dog had ringworms all over his body! The product should be used in dogs only.
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous from Works Fast This medicine works very fast and effective, I seen results within a few days. Ringworm is a fungi that thrives on hair hence animals are great hosts. Some forms are available over the counter but should only be used under the guidance of a veterinarian.
Most topical medications are applied several times a week. If there is no response after 14 days, contact a veterinarian.
Antifreeze Ethylene Glycol Poisoning in Dogs. Rated 4 out of 5 by Anonymous from Great for fungus in ears I apply this anti-fungal medicine in the ears of my cocker spaniel. If the infection is in the ears or in only one or two spots on the skin, a topical ointment may be prescribed for daily use. If on your scalp, you may develop bald patches. In cases with underlying allergies or immune compromise, the prognosis is based on the ability to control those conditions.
Clotrimazole should not be used in animals with known hypersensitivity or allergy to the drug.