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Hello again, there are many factors to consider when dealing with bloat in rabbits and many different aspects to treating bloat and preventing it. Here is a website that has a great deal of detail on the subject ,I use it often and really like the information. I hope you find it helpful. www.biomiami.edu/hare/ileus.html . Please click the accept button if this has helped or the reply button if you have further questions. I will be checking in throughout the day. Thank you and good luck.
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I will certainly try to give you more detail but first I have a question. I am drawing a mental blank on where RSA is.
Thanks for the information.
Typically simethicone is of little use because in rabbits it's a free gas bloat not a frothy bloat so simethicone's action does not work.
Typically the primary treatment is 4 components
1. High fiber diet
3. pain control
4. intestinal motility
So for the high fiber diet the diet should be 90% grass hay and limited to no pellets, starches and nuts/seeds, for the hydration usually sweetened liquids will help so the equivalent of Gatorade or pedialyte, (electrolytes and water are very helpful). In severe cases the fluids need to be given under the skin. As for medications the best for pain control that is available in RSA is butorphanol, and the motility agent is called metoclopramide a.ka. betaclopramide in RSA.
I hope this helps, best wishes.
Good luck! Don't give up on the fluids as they are only one part of a many part treatment.
Thanks for the information the first thing you need to do is to STOP the ibugesic, this will cause stomach ulcers and kidney failure for sure. This medication will only increase your death loss.