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Q. My dog has blood after he poops.not alot but he has some . Took him to vet he has hookworm got meds nd it's been a week1/2 n bleeding still

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A. Treatment may vary according to the type of hookworm and the stage of the worm life cycle as normal worming treatment do not always work.

​Fenbendazole, milbemycin oxime, moxidectin, and pyrantel pamoate are approved for adult A. Caninum;

pyrantel pamoate, fenbendazole, and moxidectin are approved for adult U. Stenocephala;

pyrantel pamoate is approved for adult A. Braziliense.

Moxidectin is approved for fourth-stage and young adult A. Caninum and U. Stenocephala in the intestine.

Check with your vet if he knows which Hookworm your dog suffers from as the treatment might need to be adjusted.

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