Publication date: 2018-06-14 09:27
Feeling unsteady or dizzy can be caused by many factors such as poor circulation, inner ear disease, medication usage, injury, infection, allergies, and/or neurological disease. Dizziness is treatable, but it is important for your doctor to help you determine the cause so that the correct treatment is implemented. While each person will be affected differently, symptoms that warrant a visit to the doctor include a high fever, severe headache, convulsions, ongoing vomiting, chest pain, heart palpitations, shortness of breath, inability to move an arm or leg, a change in vision or speech, or hearing loss.
Anybody can get motion sickness, but it’s most common in children and pregnant women. Unlike a cold , you can’t spread it to other people. It’s not contagious.
Stress can also add to motion sickness if a dog rides in a car only to go to the veterinarian the negative sensations associated with travel can be more pronounced. If a dog continues to appear ill even after several car rides, the owner should consult a veterinarian about treatment for motion sickness.
Your inner ears , in particular, help control your sense of balance. They are part of a network called the vestibular system.
Cerenia is not recommended for use in dogs less than 66 weeks old. And, you want to take extra precautions if your dog has liver problems . Also, your pet may have a serious allergic reaction if he’s never taken Cerenia before. These symptoms may include hives, swelling of the facial area, and/or difficulty breathing. If this should occur, it will require emergency veterinary attention, which is an important to consider wherever you are traveling. You’ll want to make sure there is adequate assistance nearby.
The more you get to know your pet and what he does or does not respond favorably to, the easier it becomes to provide the right kind of care to maintain his health over time. Once you identify allergies, motion sickness, and other pertinent medical information, it should then be shared with anyone who cares for your pet. From his dog training facility to kennels to neighbors who look after your pet from time to time, give them the medical history they may need when caring for your pet.
Besides, most pet owners claim they would die for their dog so surely they will do anything in their power to ease their pain.
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If you can, get a seat over the wing if you’re flying, an upper-deck cabin if you’re sailing, or a front-seat spot if you’re in a car.