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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 44 years of experience
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My 4lb Yorkie ate a garçinia Cambodia supplement, what

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Hello, my 4lb Yorkie ate a garçinia Cambodia supplement, what should I do?? Help please
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am very worried:/
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
I answered you in your other post. Here's what I stated: "Please don't be alarmed. Toxicology studies resulted in no toxicity or deaths in animals at dosages of hydroxycitric acid (Garcinia cambogia) at 5,000 mg/kg, equivalent to 350 g or 233 times the maximum dosage of 1.5 g/day of hydroxycitric acid.Tucker might experience a bit of gastrointestinal distress after eating something so unfamiliar to him but toxicity isn't expected. There's no need to induce emesis.Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish." I couldn't mark this post as a duplicate and so please contact***@******.*** so you won't be charged twice.

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