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Is there any discharge from the nose?
Other change in breathing?
No apparent discharge. No coughing. Breathing seems fine. I can hear her sniffer out checking out the plants the deer have eaten...doesn't sound funny at all.
We can certainly see this from simple causes such as perceived acid reflux or nausea.
Antacids for stomach upset can be considered (often one is chosen of the 3 choices below):- Famotidine (Pepcid A/C) - LINK HERE- Prilosec OTC (Omeprazole) - LINK HERE- Rantididine (Zantac) - LINK HERE
WE can also see this from a simple rhinitis or allergies.
(and by acid reflux and nausea - referring to the diarrhea part)
For the rhinitis Benadryl (LINK HERE) is often used.
She sometimes "burps up" food from her stomach and eats it in her mouth (doesn't actually throw it up on the floor)
That would fit right in with the information above :)
Weird...I would have never put the burping up with sneezing...they seem so unrelated. (At least in humans)
But you present 2 possible signs / issues here
This may be just a rhinitis, allergic in nature, especially with the reverse sneezing
And if that is the case, antihistamines should help
Would rhinitis be more of an environmental allergen as opposed to a food allergy?
Yes - much more likely!
OK. So if you were me, would you treat both possibilities at once or go down one avenue first?
Yes - I would consider both
Thank you very much. Our family has experienced a lot of losses lately and I think that has piqued my concern with Dazee. Sounds like I don't have a serious problem and will try your suggestions to see if I can help her.
Glad to help!
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