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Probiotic

Postby BeardeddragonDino » Sat Feb 15, 2020 9:06 am

My bearded dragon has been prescribed metronidazole to take every 48 hours for 10 days. I read a couple of places that it's good to give probiotics along with this med... would that be necessary with this dosage, and if so, how exactly do I give the probiotic?
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Re: Probiotic

Postby KayleeMay1 » Sat Feb 15, 2020 6:46 pm

What is the dragon being prescribed metronidazole for? Yes, a probiotic would be a good idea in that case. I use Bene Bac bird and reptile gel and I give a couple pea - sized amounts each day while on meds and a few days after. It should be given before the meds and before they eat. So essentially, it should be the first thing given in the morning.
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