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Dogs got into the wifes diet pills, well we 't know if

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dogs got into the wifes diet pills
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?
Customer: well we don't know if anything right now they are acting normal
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: no signs of hurting
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: trying to figure out what to do
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: they are around year and half old
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.

Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am not set up to make a live call. But, I am happy to answer your question on this thread. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- What is the name of the diet pills and milligrams?

2- How many pills did they take?

3- How long has it been since they took the pills?

4- How much do they weigh?

5- Do you have hydrogen peroxide 3%?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Gave them hydrogen peroxide they did throw up infrinets were gren tea extract taurine caffeine anhdrous auabtium extract they are beagles they vary from 20 to 30 lbs
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.

1- Did you see the medication in the vomit?

2- How long between you inducing vomiting and them taking the pills?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Didnt look to see prob 30 minutes wasnt gone long
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 1 year ago.

Friend, you did right inducing vomiting, that is the first step when dealing with the ingestion of medications. However, not knowing if they did vomit the medication or which dog took the medication it will be difficult to predict any outcome. I would recommend you keep an eye on them now for the next 24 hours, any dog that you notice symptoms of: Lethargy, difficulty breathing, anorexia, weakness, muscle tremors, etc. I would have him/her checked by ER veterinarian for supportive care.

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