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he is on prednisone and tramadol and continues to shake and

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he is on prednisone and tramadol and continues to shake and get worse condition. this is after he had three or four excellent days now condition worsening steadily not sure if I'm giving him too much prednisone
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Tuff Nutt age 14
JA: Anything else I can tell the Veterinarian before I connect you two?
Customer: he is panting and shaking at times which is a new symptom for him. use of his back legs is also worsening. he's been treated for narrowing spinal degenerative myelopathy.
JA: Have you looked to see if there is a wound on their foot?
Customer: he has no wounds.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
I'm sorry to hear of this with Tuff Nutt. Please tell me how much he weighs and the amounts and frequency of administration of both the prednisone and tramadol.