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Our cat has been vomiting today and now there is some light…

Our cat has been...

Our cat has been vomiting today and now there is some light blood in the mucous that she is expelling

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the cat eat anything unusual?

No she hasn't but she has been on an antibiotic for 3 days now for coughing and URI.

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the cat's name?

Callie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Callie?

She is 18 yrs old and weighs approx 5 lbs

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Hi!

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Is she still eating and drinking?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
she is
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Don't want a phone call.

Okay good

Lets manage this as an acute gastritis and hope that is all that is going on

NO food for rest of day

Water, pedialyte and no salt chicken broth are fine

Give 1/2 tablet Pepcid AC twice daily for two days

Update me this evening

No phone call needed :)

Paul

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Thank you. what dose of pepcid. She weighs 5 lbs.
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