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What is the proper dosage of astragalus for a 60 lb. dog

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What is the proper dosage of astragalus for a 60 lb. dog?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Scott replied 7 years ago.
Hello there,

Te recommended daily doses for dogs are as follows:

Astragalus: 25 mg per 25 pounds body weight- 60 mg in your case

Reishi mushroom: 50 mg per 25 pounds body weight- 120 mg in your case

There is not specific dosage data as to toxicity amounts. You should try to get as close as possible to the recommended amounts.