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My 12 lb dog just ate 30mg pill of armor thyroid

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My 12 lb dog just ate 30mg pill of armor thyroid
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 1 year ago.

Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!

Ingesting a 30 mg pill of armor thyroid is similar to ingestion of a 0.05 mg (50 micrograms) of the dog formula.

Your dog weighs 12 pounds (5.5 kg) and his dose of this medication if he were being treated for hypothyroidism would be 0.1 mg of the levothyroxine so he should be just fine. This is below the dose that he would be administered if he were hypothyroid and with one dose of thyroid supplementation I would not expect to see any issues with him today

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Expert:  Dr. Altman replied 1 year ago.
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