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i have two calves about 4 months old with diarrhea weakness,

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i have two calves about 4 months old with diarrhea weakness, an swelling of glands under throat around jaw area an a slight runny nose what do you think it is an what do i treat it with
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Large Animal Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Todd replied 5 years ago.

DearCustomer

 

The diarrhea and swelling under the jaw may be due to intestinal parasites. It would be a good idea to have an exam done on a fresh fecal sample to see which parasites your calves have. This can be done in a veterinary office.

 

If your calves have worms, you can treat with ivermectin. If they have coccidia, you will need a sulfa drug.

 

The runny noses may be due to a respiratory infection. Naxcell is used to treat respiratory infections.

 

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