What is Clavacillin used for on dogs? Clavacillin® (amoxicillin trihydrate/clavulanate potassium) Veterinary Tablets. DOGS: Indicated in the treatment of periodontal and skin and soft tissue infections such as wounds, abscesses, cellulitis, and superficial/juvenile and deep pyoderma due to susceptible strains of bacteria.
Is Clavacillin a strong antibiotic? Clavacillin is a strong antibiotic that treats a variety of infections such as wounds. However, it can’t treat every infection and might not be the best option for a serious infection that requires immediate intervention.
What kind of antibiotic is Clavacillin? Clavacillin has a penicillin type antibiotic mixed with a beta-lactamase medication that is used in the treatment and prevention of a variety of bacterial infections. Clavacillin is an alternative to Clavamox and Augmentin.
How long does Clavacillin take to work? Skin and soft tissue infections such as abscesses, cellulitis, wounds, superficial/juvenile pyoderma, and periodontal infections should be treated for 5-7 days or for 48 hours after all symptoms have subsided. If no response is seen after 5 days of treatment, therapy should be discontinued and the case reevaluated.