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Howdy, our dog got a bottle of claritin and looks to have

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Howdy, our dog got a bottle of claritin and looks to have probably eaten around 5 10mg pills.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: His name is ***** ***** he is a Bernese Mountain Dog/Poodle mix. 11 months old and around 60lbs.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Zeke?
Customer: No, that's its
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr Marta Lepes replied 3 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will help you with Zeke.

First, how long ago did this happen. Tell me in hours/minutes.

Expert:  Dr Marta Lepes replied 3 months ago.

This is important: was it plain Claritin or Claritin D.

Plain Claritin may make him lightly sedated and occasionally you might see some vomiting or diarrhea.

If, however it was ClaritinD, then it can be very serious. Symptoms are restlessness, irritability, high blood pressure and loss of appetite.