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My dog is on antibiotics but still drinks a large amounts of

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my dog is on antibiotics but still drinks a large amounts of water he then goes very listles and just sleeps he has been like this for neary 4 weeks, cand you help
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  nekovet replied 2 years ago.
Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian & I would like to help you with your wee one today.

Did he drink a lot before the antibiotics?
What signs did he have besides increased thirst prior to treatment (ie diarrhea)?
What tests has his vet done?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

yes he did, redeyes and puss, loss of appitite, started messing in the house with the trots, antibiotics blood gases, dehidrated and fluid given, zantac

Expert:  nekovet replied 2 years ago.
Thank you Tony,

Where only blood gases checked or did they check organ function as well?
Has the diarrhea settled while on treatment? Or is he still loose?
Is he eating now?