Enrofloxacin is a quinolone antibiotic used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract, skin, prostate, GI tract, liver and lungs due to susceptible organisms. Baytril Otic is used to treat ear infections caused by susceptible organisms.
The usual oral dose of enrofloxacin in dogs is 2.27-9mg/pound every 24 hours. The usual oral dose in cats is 2.27mg/pound every 24 hours. For dogs and cats, these doses can be divided in 2 and given every 12 hours. Do not crush the regular tablet because of its extremely bitter taste, taste tabs can be swallowed or chewed.