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My 50 pound dog ate some Advil. What should we do?

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My 50 pound dog ate some Advil. What should we do?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 4 months ago.

It would take 2500 mg of ibuprofen (Advil) to cause GI ulceration in a 50 lb dog such as Macy. That's 12.5 200 mg Advils. Do you have a feeling how many she ingested?

Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 3 months ago.
Hi Connie,

I'm just following up on our conversation about Macy. How is everything going?

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