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My dog has Arthritis in his Back end. I`ve been Using Arthro ionix for quite some time, and it helps A Lot. But he seemed to be in pain, so I took him to His Vet. That made EVERYTHING much Worse! He got Carprofren, & a Homeopathic calming liquid. WORSE. ITCHY ears, pain. Got Gentizol, two days later, Dexamethasone. Still have itch. 4 DR visits in a week! But at least I can touch his ears now. Wiped them yesterday with Peroxide, then early a.m., I used the Gentizol. WORSE!!! What can I do? His dr & Ido not seem to be making him completely better. 1 step foward, two steps back!! HE is suffering. Very restless. Very bad night for both of us!

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August 17, 2016 at 11:17 AM

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Make sure your dog is doing OK with the Carprofen. You might want to Google it's side effects. I would give DERMA-IONX orally. I usually split the dose and give a half dose twice daily. If you are giving ARTHRO-IONX too, give it a different time. I would also give PROBIOTICS and OMEGA 3,6,9.

   What kind of food, treats, and water are you giving?  

   If the ears are still getting dirty I would try some Zymox Otic 1 %.  Your veterinarian might get it for you or you might be able to order it online.  The ears are not cleaned for the first week.  Then they are cleaned and a decision is made whether  to continue for a while later.

Your veterinarian might need to help you with the cleaning.

Dr. Char Wilson, DVM Health Coach answered
August 17, 2016 at 12:00 AM
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