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Hi this is Dr. Hill. Do you have an idea of how many tablets were in the bottle? did he eat any of the plastic or just crush it?
Okay. The good news is that the plastic is typically the most dangerous part if ingested. Let me do a calculation and get right back to you. Thanks.
The LD 50 for glucosamine is about 5 gram/kg body weight ( study done on rats). Melvin is not close to a potentially harmful dose. You will likely see some diarrhea. If it persists beyond 24 hours, has any blood in it or he stops eating, then he may need to be seen. Very safe product, thank goodness. Feel free to ask additional questions. Take care.
Your welcome. I had three of my great danes split a large bucket of equine glucosamine. Phenomenal diarrhea!!!
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