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Q. Our kitten was prescibed amoxicillian. I just noticed that it says to refrigerate it. It's been 48hrs. Is it ok

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

A. The reason why the amoxicillin is to be refrigerated is that there are no preservatives in the liquid. If the amoxicillin was kept in a cool place, ie did not get warmed up too much, and did not change color, then it should still be ok to use. However , if you have the slightest doubt , get the medication replaced.


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