Question on Canker & Fish Zole Treatment

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Krazy4Chicks, Apr 4, 2018.

  1. casportpony

    casportpony Enlightened

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    What happens if you squeeze it like a pimple? Will pus come out of the hole?
     
  2. Krazy4Chicks

    Krazy4Chicks Songster

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    Would I squeeze the hard pus out? I couldn’t imagine trying to dig it out - that would be time consuming and awful for the poor girl.
     
  3. casportpony

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    If it's not too hard you might be able to squeeze it out.
     
  4. Krazy4Chicks

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    I’m sure my daughter probably won’t have a scalpel sitting around, so what would you recommend to lance it? And would I just leave the wound open to drain, or would I need to somehow stitch it up?
     
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    I was also wondering whether it would hurt to give her some fresh kefir milk (probiotics) while treating her. Or is it best to wait until she’s finished with the meds? :confused:
     
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    My daughter said she could try to help me get this cheesy pus lump out on Friday. I’m very nervous, as I worry about her getting an infection after the removal. How should I treat her afterwards so that she doesn’t get an infection? Should I keep her on the Fish Zole? Or use a different antibiotic? :confused:
     
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  7. casportpony

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    What other drugs do you have?
     
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    I have Enfloxil 10% (but shows Exp. MAR 17); and I have Tylan 50 (but shows Exp. 6/16); and I have Tetroxy HCA-280 (but shows Exp. 6/16). I don’t know if I can use any of these expired meds. Ugh!!! :hmm If need be, maybe I could order what I’ll need online.
     
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    I’m not sure if you saw my last post about the meds I have (unfortunately expired tho).

    So in general, regardless of what I have available, what med would be best to give her after lancing and removal of the hard puss area? I don’t want to lance the area if I have to fear her getting an infection.

    So hard to know what to do. If I just leave it be, will it just get worse?
     
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    Maybe the enrofloxacin?
     

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