can somebody give me an advise? my 9 weeks lab is taking metronidazole and ferrous sulfate for 4 days.. and he is having problems with his leg. his leg is jerking all the time.. whats the cause of this? is this because of ferous or metronidazole? how can i reverse the twitching of his leg? im really worried about my dog.. he is always crying and his breathing is so fast..
Metronidazole can cause toxic/adverse reactions in some animals. Since the reactions are usually neuroligical with this drug, muscle spasms could indicate a sensitivity to the drug. I would stop using it and consult your vet.