I have a three year old male cat and some foster kittens vet has perscribed griseofulvin tablets 125mg what are the side affects for cats,how long and how much should i use. Vet didn't seem real confident with her own advise.
18 May 2010
Yes, griseofulvin is used to treat ringworm in cats/kittens.
The dose of griseofulvin in cats is 25-50 mg/kg, daily in divided doses.
See http://www.petplace.com/drug-library/griseofulvin-fulvicin/page1.aspx for more detailed information.
- Griseofulvin Information for Consumers
- Griseofulvin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Griseofulvin (detailed)
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