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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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He has allergies and is rubbing his eyes my vet can see him

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He has allergies and is rubbing his eyes my vet can see him til next Friday are there any over the counter drops I can use We were using tobradex. But have run out
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Customer: He has allergies and rubs his eyes. My sister told me to use vileness but the internet sad not to
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Customer: Is there an over the counter eye drop I can use for allergy relief for my dog
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Customer: He is a 5 year old Manchester terrier, we feed him kangaroo for food allergies, I think the eye issue is environmental (seasonal)
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
you can see how an ophthalmic antihistamine affects him such as ketotifen as found in over the counter Zaditor. An adult dose would be appropriate. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.