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I have a 93 pound shepard mix who takes 45mg of prozac a

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I have a 93 pound shepard mix who takes 45mg of prozac a day for anxiety. He gets really wound up on Halloween with all the activity - is it safe to give him 50mg of Benadryl to help him calm for the evening?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Rebecca replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I am sorry to hear about your Shepard's anxiety. My name is Rebecca. I am a veterinarian and will do my best to help.

It would be safe to give him 50 to 75 mg Benadryl with the Prozac, yes. Let me know what else I can answer or help with. Kindly consider rating my answer (always appreciated!); you can still get back to me with questions and updates after rating.

Expert:  Rebecca replied 1 year ago.

How is your dog doing? Can I help with or answer anything else?

I hope you were able to see what I sent.

Kindly consider rating my answer (always appreciated!); you can still get back to me with questions and updates after rating. Rebecca

Expert:  Rebecca replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Rebecca