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That's a big relief and I am really glad to hear it, I certainly find I get great results with Cerenia as not only is it a potent anti-nausea/anti-vomiting injection, it also thought to provide some local pain relief inside the abdomen (visceral pain relief).
Though your vet does not have the tablets, they could issue you with a prescription to get them online or from another vet that does. Alternatively, if you find she needs a top up tomorrow, you could always have her back in for another injection. The nice thing with the injection is that even if they have a vomit, they still get the full dose of the medicine!
Whichever rice she prefers is fine. We tend to say white rice as this was what was easily available in past years, but brown rice is more nutritional. However, it contains marginally more fat so white could be safest at least for the next few days.
Thank you very much for the kind accept. Please do feel free to keep me updated on how she is getting on and to ask any more questions you have over the next few days.
Oh bless her, she is having a hard time of it isn't she?
Fortekor (benazepril) can potentially lower blood pressure so I would consider a blood pressure check to ensure this is not the case. Additional potential side effects can include nausea, decrease appetite and diarrhoea. It is good that she has had the Cerenia as hopefully this will settle her stomach over the next 24 hours.
If she has not been eating/drinking well, she may feel a little weak and out of sorts. We certainly want to encourage eating & drinking as best we can. There are many renal diets on the market in a variety of flavours and textures- most of the big brands will have one or two that they offer & you could see which she prefers.
For some dogs, a trip to the vets, an examination and the feeling of an injection can also be a bit stressful so this likely hasn't helped any restlessness. We would hope that she would settle soon.
Yes this has to be done at the vets (in a similar way to how it is done for us, with a cuff).
It's good that her abdomen is soft, hopefully indicating she is not in any abdominal pain. However, the only way to knoe for sure would be to run blood tests and/or ultrasound the pancreas. Some dogs have a grumbling, low-grade pancreatitis.
Certainly a protein rich diet can contribute towards higher levels of urea (one kidney biomarker) in those with reduced kidney function. If turkey is the only thing she is eating though, this is preferable to nothing