Q. My 11 yr. Old Golden has skin allergies. Is it ok to give him prednisone, an antibiotic and rimadyl (for arthritis) at the same time?

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A. Normally, besides the antibiotic, you would use one or the other, no rimadyl and prednisolone at the same time as increases the risk of gastric ulceration. In very exceptional cases you would use both, but needs to be monitored by a vet

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