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What cough medicine can I give my dog? For coughing: –Dextromethorphan (Robitussin DM with dextromethorphan at 10-15 mg/5ml and Guafenisin at 100mg/5ml), for cough. Roughly, 1 teaspoon per 20 pounds for dogs.
What can I give my dog over the counter for coughing? Mild over-the-counter cough suppressants such as Mucinex cough medicine for children may help keep pets comfortable. Temaril-P can also be used to treat itching and coughing symptoms in dogs.
What can I do for my dogs coughing? Dogs should be encouraged to rest, drink, and eat. Cough suppressants can help with especially severe symptoms. Antibiotics are effective only against bacteria. Viral infections generally have to run their course.
Can I give my dog Benadryl for coughing? Treatment. Vets typically caution pet owners against using human medications for dogs. However Benadryl, a diphenhydramine based antihistamine, is generally considered a safe treatment option for dogs that experience mild-to-moderate seasonal allergies.