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My 15 year old cat sneezes a lot Blood work normal other

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than very early stage kidney...
My 15 year old cat sneezes a lot Blood work normal other than very early stage kidney disease
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the cat's name?
Customer: Weight and appetite normal
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the cat?
Customer: Max
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
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Cat Veterinarian: Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

So a couple of follow up questions. How long has Max been sneezing? Is there any nasal discharge? If so is it from one side or two sides?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No significant discharge in general. The sneezes are wet. His eyes are often watery. Going on for months.
Cat Veterinarian: Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

Have you made any major changes in the household (construction,etc). Does he go outside?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Indoor only. No changes other than he's on a diet for kidney disease.
Cat Veterinarian: Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

You may want to try an antihistamine in case there are allergies.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thanks. We will try that. We forgot to mention to vet last time so I'll follow up there too. Thanks
Cat Veterinarian: Kelly Hill, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

chlorpheniramine seems to be the best antihistamine to use in cats. Please feel free to ask additional questions. If you are satisfied with my answer, then please take time to rate my response. Take care

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