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Hi, this is Dr. Gabby. I can give you some over the counter symptomatic remedies to try. I need a little more information please though.
When did he last eat? Is he drinking? Any nasal drainage? Any trouble breathing?
Good morning, there are few things you can try.
If he is not eating, rub karo syrup, pancake syrup, or honey on his gums every few hours to help keep his blood sugar up. Try warming smelly canned food to make it more fragrant. They do not eat well if they can not smell the food. You can also try human baby food that is meat flavored and does not contain onions or garlic.
For the sneezing you can give 1/4 of a Zyrtec antihistamine tablet once a day.
If his gums are dry he is probably dehydrated. Give low sodium broth or children's pedialyte drink with a syringe or eye dropper. A tablespoon every other hour until the gums are moist.
You can buy human nasal saline drops and put a drop in each nostril twice a day to help clear congestion.
When you take a shower bring him in the bathroom and steam out his respiratory tract.
Keep a humidifier in the room too.
The only over the counter antibiotic eye ointment is "Terramycin." You can buy it online at places like
An upper respiratory tract infections usually resolve in 7-10 days.
You can also call your local SPCAs and Humane Societies and see if they have any low cost vet programs where he could get antibiotics.
Usually if you take him to the vet for an upper respiratory tract infection you will have to pay for an exam and antibiotics. If he is not eating then he may need fluid rehydration therapy as well. So you can call you local vet's office and ask how much an exam and "box of liquid clavamox" would cost.
If he starts to squiting his eyes and not open them much and there is a lot of tearing then he should see the vet right away to make sure the virus is not hurting his corneas. The treatment for that would be antibiotic eye drops or ointment.
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