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I am looking at reviews anti seizure medication .... My dog

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I am looking at reviews for nuroplex anti seizure medication for dogs .... My dog has had 3 seizures in 8 months and I do not want
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Seizures always look scary. Let's get you talking to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name?
Customer: to go down the medical route
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about your dog?
Customer: He was treated 2 years ago for a viral infection which nearly cost him his leg
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 6 months ago.

Most of us will accept one mild (no loss of consciousness, no incontinence, no thrashing about) seizure monthly before considering medicating these patients. Can you describe your dog's seizures for me, please?

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