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Medications - Uses and Dosage Recommendations
The following are recommendations.
The usage and dosages for these medications were obtained from rabbit breeders.
We make no claim as to their effectiveness and will assume no liability with their use.


BUNNYRABBIT.com/Vanecek Bunny Farm
assumes no responsibility for medication use or dosage.

AILMENT or
DISEASE

MEDICATION DOSAGE
ANXIETY HomeoPet Anxiety 3 doses daily (dosage: 1-20 lbs 5 drops)
COCCIDIOSIS

Corid (amprolium)
recommended by 
Dr Chris Hayhow

water treatment 5cc to one gallon water-for 5 days (prevention)
water treatment 5cc to one gallon water-for 5 days (treatment)
or 1cc orally for 15 pounds of rabbit-for 5 days
        (1/4 cc orally for 3.75 pound rabbit)
  Sulmet 2 tablespoons per gallon of water.
5 days on...3 days off (clean cages well) then 5 more days on
DIARRHEA WetTail several drops every few hours till symptoms subside
  Kaopectate 1/4 tsp. every hour till symptoms subside
  Acid Pak 4 Way 3/8 tsp. to one gallon of water--this can be used
constantly without fear of overmedication since
it contains all natural ingredients
  Benebac 1 gram for 10 pounds animal weight
  Neomycin Oral Solution-neomycin sulfate several drops every few hours till symptoms
subside--can be added to water-5 cc to one gallon water
EARMITES/Fur mites Earmite drops several drops in each ear daily for a week,
then weekly for a month
  Ivomec paste 1 rice size pellet for upto 4 lb rabbit--orally
 How I Ivomec
by Joy Kretzer
Ivomec 1% injectable
(can be given orally)
1 drop per pound of body weight -- orally or injected
repeat treatment in one week
for prevention, treat every 3 months
EYE INFECTION Eye Ointment place in each eye 4 times a day till symptoms subside
FERTILITY Wheat Germ Oil 1/2 tsp. to 10 lb. rabbit daily
  Heinold Doc's Rabbit Enhancer 1 tsp daily
  Vita Stress 1 tbsp. pellets daily for two weeks (treat bucks and does)
FEED SUPPLEMENT Nutrical give 1/8 teaspoon per pound of body weight daily
FUR BALL/HAIR BALL Rabbit Lax 1 inch (2.5 gm) daily
FUR MITES Ivomec 1% injectable
(can be given orally)
1 drop per pound of body weight -- orally or injected
repeat treatment in one week
for prevention, treat every 3 months
FUR CONDITION Wheat Germ Oil 1/2 tsp. to 10 lb. rabbit daily
  Heinold Doc's Rabbit Enhancer 1 tsp daily
  Winner's Edge 1/4 tsp daily
  Papaya Papain tablets 1 tablet daily to improve fur and help guard against furball
SNUFFLES
COLD
Vet RX few drops in each nostril, twice daily
  Rabbit-mycin 2 drops in each nostril, twice daily
for 3 days out of 6
  HomeoPet Nose Relief 5 drops three times daily till symptoms subside
  Baytril must be prescribed by veterinarian
SORE HOCKS Happy Jacks Pad Kote administer daily till symptoms subside-
also, place solid floor(sheetrock or wood)
in cage for rabbit to rest on
STOMACH BLOAT Immunize Paste under 5 lb= 1cc twice a day
STRESS/OFF FEED Acid Pak 4 Way 2X 3/8 tsp. to one gallon of water
  HomeoPet Anxiety 3 doses daily (dosage: 1-20 lbs 5 drops)
  Aqua Vite 1/4 tsp. to one gallon of water
VENT DISEASE Penicillin Cream apply topically for 3-5 days
  Penicillin Procaine G inject 1cc per 10 lbs--treat once, skip three days,
treat, skip three days treat--total of three injections
WORMS Ivomec 1% 1 drop per pound--orally
  Safeguard Pelleted Dewormer Dwarf Breeds 3 pellets daily for 3 days
All Other Breeds 5 pellets daily for 3 days
  Safeguard rice size (1/32 tsp) amount daily for 3-5 days
  Wazine 17% 1 fluid ounce (2 tablespoons) per gallon water
treat 3 days, repeat twice @ 30 days
or 1/8 tsp per 5 pound rabbit
NON SPECIFIC AILMENTS

Neomycin Oral Solution-neomycin sulfate

several drops every few hours till symptoms
subside--can be added to water-5 cc to one gallon water
 

Medications - Uses and Dosage Recommendations
These are recommendations.
The usage and dosages for these medications were obtained from rabbit breeders. 
We make no claim as to their effectiveness and will assume no liability with their use.
BUNNYRABBIT.com/Vanecek Bunny Farm assumes no responsibility for medication use or dosage.

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