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Treatment of feline Tritrichomonas

Dec 09, 2007
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Kather, E. J., S. L. Marks, et al. (2007). "Determination of the in vitro susceptibility of feline Tritrichomonas foetus to 5 antimicrobial agents." J Vet Intern Med 21(5): 966-70.

Ronidazole has been demonstrated to have in vitro and in vivo activity against the protozoan Tritrichomonas foetus in cats. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the in vitro susceptibility of feline T. foetus isolates obtained from naturally infected cats to 5 antimicrobial agents and to compare the in vitro time kill of ronidazole and metronidazole.

>> PubMed abstract

For more information:
Dr. Jody Gookin's North Carolina State University website
(scroll down to see feline T. foetus links)
Tritrichomonas cat health cat cat care Winn ronidazole diarrhea feline feline health

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