Tresaderm is used for the treatment of bacterial and fungal inflammatory skin infections. Tresaderm pet meds contain thiabendazole, dexamethasone, and neomycin sulfate, and also treats otitis externa.
Tresaderm is a safe and effective option for treating bacterial/fungal infections and inflammation of the skin and ears in dogs and cats. What is Tresaderm? This is a topical medication that is applied to the skin and ears as prescribed by your veterinarian. It contains an antifungal, antibacterial, and corticosteroid that are used to treat susceptible topical infections and related inflammation. What are the benefits of Tresaderm? Drops are easy to administer. Can be used to treat many susceptible infections on the skin and in the ears. Corticosteroid helps to relieve any related inflammation and discomfort. Formulated for: Tresaderm can be used safely in dogs and cats. How is this medication given? Apply drops in the quantity and at the frequency that is recommended by your veterinarian. Be sure to prepare the affected area by trimming hair and cleaning and drying it prior to applying Tresaderm. Apply the drops according to your veterinarians instructions and massage. If you do not understand how to use Tresaderm correctly, consult with your veterinarian as incorrect use can cause damage to the ear(s) or worsening of infection. How does this medication work? The active ingredients in Tresaderm work in combination to kill susceptible fungi/yeast (Thiabendazole) , relieve inflammation (dexamethasone), and kill susceptible bacteria (neomycin) that cause skin/ear problems. What results can I expect? When your pet suffers from susceptible bacterial/fungal infections on the skin or in the ears, Tresaderm will kill susceptible organisms and relieve associated inflammation so that your pet feels better. If Tresaderm is used for more than 7 days, wound healing could be delayed. You should tell your veterinarian if your pets symptoms are continuing after treatment is complete. What form(s) does Tresaderm come in? Topical drops. Generic Name: Thiabendazole, dexamethasone, and neomycin (Common Drug Name) Common Brand Name: Tresaderm Dose and Administration: Your veterinarian will tell you how to use Tresaderm properly. If there is excess hair at the treatment area or in the ear(s), trim it than clean and dry the area before each application. Give a dose as soon as you remember if you miss one but never give two doses at once. Do not share Tresaderm with other pets. If you have any questions about Tresaderm, talk to your veterinarian. Uses: Use Tresaderm topically on the skin or in the ears to kill susceptible bacterial, fungal, and yeast infections and to relieve local inflammation. Possible Side Effects: You may notice skin irritation and redness at treatment site. Tresaderm may cause temporary pain if it is applied to an area with an open wound. The corticosteroid in this medication (dexamethasone) may cause increased drinking/urination, vomiting, immune suppression, or weight gain if Tresaderm is used too much or for prolonged periods of time. These side effects are usually reversible. Some pets may be allergic to Tresaderm. Drug and Food Interactions: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), other corticosteroids, or gentamicin may interact with Tresaderm. Other interactions are possible. Always tell your veterinarian about other medications/supplements your pet is taking. Precautions: Do not give Tresaderm to your pet if he/she is allergic to any of the ingredients. The corticosteroid in Tresaderm can lead to birth defects In dogs, rabbits, and rodents. Tresaderm should never be ingested. It is for topical use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Storage: Tresaderm should be refrigerated and kept out of reach from children and pets. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Tresaderm. Size: 7.5 mL.
Veterinarians prescribe Tresaderm topically to treat bacterial and fungal infections and secondary inflammation of the skin and ears in dogs and cats. Tresaderm is: a combination of antifungal, antibacterial, and corticosteroid medcation that is used directly on the skin or in the ears to treat susceptible infections and to relieve associated inflammation. What are the benefits? 1.Available in a convenient drop form;2.Broad-spectrum action that can help resolve bacterial and fungal infections plus relieve inflammation;3.Can be used topically on the skin and in the ears. What outcomes can be expected? Tresaderm will kill susceptible organisms that cause infection when used as prescribed. You should notice your pet feeling better and his skin and ears should start to return to normal. Use beyond 7 days could delay wound healing. If your pets skin/ears are not improving after the medication is finished, contact your veterinarian. Who is it for: dogs and cats. How is it given? 1.Always follow your veterinarians prescribed instructions carefully while using this medication. 2.Clean and dry the affected area and trim any excess hair before starting topical treatment with Tresaderm. 3.Apply the prescribed amount of drops and gently massage into the affected area. 4.If you have any questions about how to use Tresaderm, contact your veterinarian. Incorrect use can result in recurring infection or damage to the ear(s). How does it work? Thiabendazole is an antifungal agent, dexamethasone is a corticosteroid and neomycin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic. These ingredients help to kill susceptible bacteria and fungi/yeast plus relieve associated inflammation. Tresaderm is available as: liquid drops that are used directly on the skin or in the ears. Generic Name: Thiabendazole, dexamethasone, and neomycin (Common DrugName) Common Brand Name: Tresderm Dose and Administration: Always follow the directions given by your veterinarian. Trim any excess fur and clean and dry the affected area prior to applying Tresaderm. If you miss a dose, give it as soon as you remember but never double dose. Give this medication only to the pet it has been prescribed for. Always consult with your veterinarian if you have questions about how to use this medication properly. Uses: Tresaderm is applied directly on the skin or in the ears in order to kill susceptible bacteria, fungus, and yeast. It also helps relieve local inflammation associated with the infection. Storage: Keep refrigerated and out of reach from pets and children. Possible Side Effects: Skin irritation and redness at the affected area is possible. If Tresaderm is used on an open wound, it can cause minimal pain for up to 15 minutes. If ingested or used chronically, side effects fromthe dexamethasone may be noted including increased drinking/urination, vomiting, immune suppression, and weight gain. These side effects can resolve when the dosage is decreased. Some pets may have an allergic reaction to the ingredients in Tresaderm although this is not common. Precautions: Animals with a known allergy to any of the ingredients should not use Tresaderm. In dogs, rabbits, and rodents, corticosteroids can cause birth defects. This medication should not be ingested. It is for topical use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Drug and Food Interactions: Interactions are possible with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), other corticosteroids, or gentamicin. Other interactions may occur. Discuss all medications/supplements your pet is taking with your veterinarian prior to giving Tresaderm to make sure it can be given safely. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Tresaderm. Size: 15 mL.