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Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!I am so sorry no on has assisted you both yet. I am glad that that the wheezing has resolved but the gagging might be unrelated. I can give you some basic guidelines but if this is not resolving it might require a return visit to address this new issue and possibly some medications as well.This service is not free, it does require a deposit you have paid in order to receive responses and once satisfied with my answers you rate our conversation so I maybe compensated for my time...
There are some home remedies that can help reduce the cough/gag and give relief1.) The steam of the shower when the cough/gag is severe or constant2.) A little honey three times daily can help soothe the lungs3.) If you have a humidifier or nebulizer that would also be wonderful to use in this situationUnfortunately I prefer to avoid cough suppressants because when suppressing a cough if there is phlegm or buildup and lead to bronchitis or even pneumonia if the material is not coughed up so this is not something I tend to administer.I hope this information makes sense! If the cough/gag is productive, there is lethargic or a reduced appetite then it would be best to have a veterinary exam to ensure antibiotics are not warranted.
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