Sedating cats for car travel benadryl
This product is safe to use and it may help somewhat. One other thought..vet may possibly be willing to phone a prescription for medication in to a pharmacy near you. I am just this moment in between dentistries and they will average about 0 each today. By Jessica Vogelsang, DVM Benadryl, also known by its generic name diphenhydramine, is one of the few over-the-counter drugs that veterinarians routinely have owners administer at home.There are no over the counter medications that work really well and safely for sedation for cats. Do not use information found on this site for diagnosing or treating your pet. I feel sorry for the pets that need dental cleaning and can't get it. If we needed a general anesthetic for our dental procedures they would be a lot more expensive! She created Ask A Vet Question as a resource for good, accurate veterinary advice online. Marie treats dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, and rats. Is an online vet visit just as good as a trip to your veterinarian? But, many times, asking an online veterinarian a question can help save you money. Marie can't officially diagnose your pet or prescribe medications, she can often advise you on whether a vet visit is necessary. Marie for a second opinion on your pet's condition.However, I do have some clients who swear by a product called Rescue Remedy to help calm an anxious cat. I should add that if you paid 0 for a dentistry for two cats this is actually quite a good price.
But if you are taking Benadryl for euphoric effect, risk of Benadryl addiction increases. Benadryl is an antihistamine used for the temporary relief of allergy symptoms, motion sickness and in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease. My question is: Are there any safe OTC sedatives for cats? I asked my vet for a sedative and he told he that I had to come back. I believe my Vet is a good professional, but I simply cannot afford any more medical care for them.However, it's not a good idea to give acepromazine to cats with kidney disease. I'd love for you to report back and tell me how the Rescue Rememdy works for you.If diazepam needs to be used in conjunction with these medications, the dosage may need to be altered.Always make your veterinarian aware of any other medications your pet is receiving.