Calculations for Vetafarm Psittavet Injectable Doxycycline
The dosage: 35 mg/kg every 7 days or 70 mg/kg every 7 days. The latter dosage is for treatment of pneumonia in rats.
The suspension: 50 mg/ml
Note: This doxycycline formulation is a long-lasting injectable. It can not be given orally and you calculate a single dose as the amount you would give one rat his/her dose at 2.5 mg/kg or 5 mg/kg twice daily for 7 days (the calculation, for which, is above under "The dosage.").
These calculations do not apply to any other product or formulation other than the one mentioned above!
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