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My puppy got parvo i have been giving hin cerenia and penicillin

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my puppy got parvo i have been giving hin cerenia and penicillin and also metronidazole but he keep throwing up brown liquid wha can i do i dont have any more money to take him back to the vet but i really want to save my baby
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Michelle-mod replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Loretta replied 1 year ago.
Good Morning and welcome! I am Dr. Loretta, a licensed veterinarian and I am happy to answer your question.
I am so sorry to hear about your guy....with this, the important thing is supportive care during this period so that he can overcome this. You can also give Pepcid AC at 0.5 mg per pound of his weight every 8 hrs ot help control the vomitng. Provide Pedialyte and give him 2-3 tablespoons every 4 hrs to keep him hydrated. Give him Nutrical , 1 dose every 4 hrs which is available at the pet store and will give him the nutrients that he needs to get past this. This may not be successful if the disease has progressed too far but it is worth a try to keep him going.
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