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Accidently gave my 30 lb dog 1/2 of pill...25-100

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accidently gave my 30 lb dog 1/2 of pill...25-100 levodopa...WHAT SHOULD I DO?
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?
Customer: SEE NO EFFECTS
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: NOWHERE...PILL WAS GIVEN ACCIDENTALY
JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: NO, SHE SEEMS OKAY...WANTED TO KNOW IF IT WAS POISONOUS
JA: OK. Nothing visually obvious. Is the dog eating normally?
Customer: SHE JUST TOOK THE PILL ABOUT FIVE MINUTES AGO
JA: Is the dog having trouble peeing or pooing?
Customer: TOO EARLY TO TELL
JA: How is the dog behaving differently?
Customer: NO CHANGE IN NORMAL BEHAVIOR...SHE IS LYING DOWN NOW....SHE DOES THIS NORMALLY
JA: OK. No obvious behavior changes. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: HER NAME IS***** IS TEN YEARS OLD
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Shayna?
Customer: NOT THAT I'M AWARE OF
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 6 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- How long has it been since he took the levodopa?

2- Do you have hydrogen peroxide 3%?