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Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Can i give my dog weighing 9kg ...100mg Cartia coated tab

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Can i give my dog weighing 9kg ...100mg Cartia coated tab once off. He had acupuncture yesterday at 2pm and is in obvious pain ... wimpering when he moves his neck... he sustained a neck injury last week.
The vet sold me 1mg Meloxicam ... his last dose was 16 hours ago
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

Please clarify "Cartia". I show it as diltiazem - a calcium channel blocker which wouldn't be of value as an analgesic.