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I gave him about 6 ml of dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, and…

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I gave him about...

I gave him about 6 ml of dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, and phenylephribe. I was trying to help his breathing, but I fear I’ve nade it worse. He’s a 40# ***** A pit mix. He’s so restless and can’t breathe well.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the puppy?

He’s not breathing well. No cough.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Coughing can be worrying. The Expert will know what you should do. Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the puppy?

He’s a boxer/pit mix and I’ve tried to relieve his breathing, hoarse voice with sone dextromethorphan, guaifenesin, and phenylephribe, about 6ml.

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I need help now. He’s trying to rest on the floor, near the heater, but I’m still worried about him and can’t go to sleep myself because he sounds so poorly.
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I’m very unhappy with your tardy response.
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I cannot phone you. Can you please advise if we need to take him to the emergency vet. He’s gasping for breath.
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