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My dog is on enalapril 5mg for her enlarged heart. She has
My dog is on enalapril 5mg for her enlarged heart. She has been dry coughing on and off all day. I have medication she has been prescribed in the passes for dry coughing. One is butorphanol and one is temaril-P. I am wondering if I can give her the butorphanol to help her tonight or if it will not be good to take with her heart pill
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My 8.5 lb, 13 year old Yorkie rescue is having heart
My 8.5 lb, 13 year old Yorkie rescue is having heart disease/COPD symptoms. He spent a day in the hospital with trouble breathing. He rallied after a dose of steroids. He is now taking temaril-p 1/2 tab, benazepril HCL 2.5 mg, and furosemide 10 mg. he also takes levocrine 0.1 mg a day for thyroid. He has been on meds for 3 days and his symptoms have worsened. He is struggling to breath. He is eating & drinking and is moving around, but the snorts and congestion is worse. What do I do? He has recovered from paralisis mid back disc issues, and has lost a lot of his sight and hearing. He is such a fighter, but I don't want to prolong his life if he is miserable. We adopted him @ 6 years old, but assume he is older.Poor guy. I would love an opinion or maybe I haven't allowed the meds time to work? He has been on low fat diet for 6 months.Thanks for your help.Worried human, Angela
Well recently my older female was groomed she began wheezing
Well recently my older female was groomed she began wheezing a couple days ago she is 11 and now my 10 year old dog is also wheezing .. he has allergies but does not usually have a little eye discharge . I have 3 year old dog .. and have a puppy that came here 4 days ago .. the puppy is fine and the 3 year old seems to be tooJA: I'm sorry to hear that. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the dog's name?Customer: ChicoJA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Chico?Customer: Dolly is 11 year old 10 year old is Chico .
I gave her half of temaril as prescribe she keeps scratching
I gave her half of temaril as prescribe she keeps scratching and itching no reliefJA: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?Customer: Grace she's threeJA: What is the dog's name?Customer: GracieJA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Gracie?Customer: She check her today and I just start the treatment with temaril after dealing with fleas
I am giving my dog temaril P. Just prescribed to my dog on
I am giving my dog temaril P for allergies. Just prescribed to my dog on Friday. He is on 2, 2 times a day until Tuesday then tapers to 1, twice a day. etc. ,my vet is not open today and we noticed black stools in him last night and today he has some diarrhea and bloody discharge. I already gave the 2 to him this morning. Should I give him the 2 tonight? I cannot talk to my vet until the morning. He is acting fine. I just don't want to hurt him.JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name?Customer: FinnJA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Finn?Customer: no, just being treated for seasonal allergies. He is only 2. healthy dog.
Salkin - My Chi, Julio, has been having some hacking and
Hello Dr Salkin -My Chi, Julio, has been having some hacking and just overall congestion. It sometimes sounds like he is stuffed up. I can hear the wheezing in his nasal passages. His vet has prescribed the following in the past:Hydromet .9ml every 6-12 hoursTemaril-P 1x every 12 hoursWill the cough syrup help him? I was told the Temaril might make him hyper.
45 lb 10 yr old female soft coated Wheaton terrier. She had
45 lb 10 yr old female soft coated Wheaton terrier. She had 2 TPLOs at a young age. 3 or 4. Has terrible skin allergy and is on Temeril P 100 twice a day. She doesn't want to go on walks anymore. She can walk and can run if she has to. No limping just slow. Been coming on for years. X rays last year didn't show much but it seems like age related and probably some arthritis. Tramadol was helping but not much anymore. She's on 50 3 times a day. Think an anti inflmmatory would be a big help with tramadol but she takes Temeril P. Would metacam be an option with Temeril.If not would an increase in the steroid be an option as the anti inflammatory
My dog was diagnosed with kennel cough. Given the standardView more dog veterinary questions
My dog was diagnosed with kennel cough. Given the standard antibiotic and temaril p. Since being on the temaril, he's had zero coughing episodes. I know conditions typically get worse, and he has not. Whatever was causing it has not seemed to progress as he shows no other signs of being ill. He's eating, playing, chasing aquirrels and mailmen, barking at the kids on the street and such. The vet listened closely to his heart and lungs and heard nothing. He just said that his tonsils were slightly inflamed. Now, I'm not sure how he got sick. He doesn't interact with other dogs. He hasn't gotten loose. He went to a groomer 3 weeks ago, but the incubation period is 3 to 10 days, so he likely didn't get it there. So that scares me. But all things being said, he is perfectly normal while on the temaril/antibiotics coctail. Is there any kind of indication I would see that he is getting better? Or is the temaril just masking the issue and will he regress when we stop the meds?
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