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Q. my 7 year old gsd has had ibd for 7 months and not responding to any meds from my vet or change of food. today he is bleeding when he goes a poo

Answered By
DAVID ELBEZE, DVM, MRCVS

A. Hello, could you please specify what medications he is on and what food as well? if he is having a crisis at the moment he needs to go to the vet in order to treat the rectal bleeding, he will need antibiotics and possibly some other medications as well.

It is very frustrating when a dog does not respond to IBD treatment but there are several medications options so he might need a tweak in the dosage or medication type.


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