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My 11 month old 15 lb miniature schnauzer went to the vet…

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My 11 month old 15 lb miniature schnauzer went to the vet due to clear discharge from the right eye she was prescribed neomycin

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?

Now I am noticing a runny nose on her right side since starting the eye ointment

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name and age?

I steamed the bathroom and let her sit in there with me for 5 minutes and a green little bugger came out of her right nostril

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

She is 11 months olds

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

Priya

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3/18/2018
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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

Can you send me a photo of the eye?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
I tried to send the photo but it is not working
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
It seems her eye is getting worse since using the medicine and the vet checked for an ulcer before giving it to her
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Her eye and nose discharge are predominately on her right side although she has a little on the left side just not nearly as much

Did you try attaching the photo using the paperclip on the toolbar?
Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
She is not coughing but she did sneeze a couple of times but only a couple
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
She is eating, drinking, and playing as normal.

Yippee

Got the photo

Give me a minute

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
The only issue is I live in the Alaskan bush otherwise I'd take her back to the vet

Understood

I would not continue with the Neomycin ointment

There is apparent entropion (curling under of the lower eyelid) causing the tearing

There may also be distichiasis (eyelashes rubbing on cornea)

These can both be addressed with simple procedures

But for now- no more Neomycin

Okay?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Can the neomycin be effecting her nose ?
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
My main concern is the nose booger which came out upon steaming. It was not running mucus but a round green bugger very small in size

The Neomycin is cauing increased ocular discharge and irritation. This then flows down the naslacrimal duct to the nose-> That explains the nasal discharge/gunk

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok thank you so much

Very welcome

Please keep me posted on progress with your vet

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok will do . Thanks so much!

How are we doing?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Priya is doing great. No more mucus in eye or nose. Stopping the neomycin did the trick! I was so worried. You saved me from a panic attack and my dog from irritation! Thank you again for your help, I really appreciate it.

Good stuff!

Paul

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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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