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My 12 year old Lhasa Apso hasacute arthritis, aMy 12 year old female lhasa apso has vomited back her food this morning, three lots and the last and smallest amount had fresh blood in it.She is on glucosomine-chronditin with tumeric and has done very well with no side effects. Our weather changed last week from warm to very wet and windy, and her osteo arthritis was obviously causing her great discomfort. Her new vet prescribed Romefen 5mg - she weighs 7.4 kg. I only gave her half a tablet with her food which she comenced three nights ago. These I learn are anti-inflamatories - could they be the cause?She also has a suspect heart murmer. SCAN SHOWED NOTHING. She is now coughing at rest and when I feel her sides. they have a gurgling sensation. I am changing my vet, but need advice fast.
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Good morning!

Dr. Paul Brazzell here.

I would be happy to help you.

Is this the first time that Molly has had a problem with vomiting?

Did she eat anything out of the ordinary lately?

Paul

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