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Q. My dog was diagnosed with Lymes disease and given Minocycline pills 3 times a day for a month now he is throwing up after 27 days of this

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A. Long term antibiotics can be hard on the stomach. I would suggest feeding a probiotic supplement like FortiFlora (available through your veterinarian). Make sure you are giving the medication on a full stomach to avoid nausea. If vomiting continues, contact your veterinarian. Luckily, the antibiotic treatment is almost done.

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A. I would contact your clinic to discuss finishing the course early, minocycline can has gastrointestinal effects and may be related to his vomiting

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