Azodyl (Kibow Biotics)
What is Azodyl (Kibow Biotics) used for?
Please Note: This medication must be refrigerated and is only available through EMS courier services.
Azodyl (Kibow Biotics) is an oral medication used to reduce uremic toxin buildup in cats or dogs suffering from renal disease. Each tablet contains a combination of bacteria that metabolize these toxins and flush them out of the system. This action may prevent further kidney damage as well as aid natural filtration of toxins. Your veterinarian may prescribe its use for the treatment of other unlisted conditions, as well. Please note that this medication must be kept refrigerated at all times.
How should I use Azodyl (Kibow Biotics)?
Stricly follow your veterinarian's instructions while using Azodyl (Kibow Biotics) to ensure the safest and most effective results from treatment. The correct dosage will depend on your pet's age, weight, health condition, and the severity of its symptoms. One capsule is recommended for pets weighing up to five pounds, one capsule given twice daily for pets weighing five to ten pounds, or three capsules administered over the course of a day for animals over ten pounds. These should be given whole and unaltered along with plenty of water for your pet to drink. If you have difficulty administering the medication, you may also hide the capsule inside of a snack or treat.
What are the side effects of Azodyl (Kibow Biotics)?
Most pets will not experience any side effects while using Azodyl (Kibow Biotics). Contact your veterinarian immediately if you do notice any unusual or worrying symptoms affecting your dog such as severe fatigue, vomiting, diarrhea that is bloody or watery, refusal to eat, seizures, or signs of an allergic reaction such as severe skin rashes, swelling, or difficulty breathing. These conditions may require lower doses, reduced frequency of administration, or emergency medical attention in serious cases to prevent further complications from occurring.
Azodyl (Kibow Biotics) is only meant to treat dogs and cats and should never be administered to other animals including humans. This medication must be kept refrigerated at all times.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Azodyl (Kibow Biotics). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.