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The Medication that you have: 5mg-325 Oxycod/APAP cannot be given to your dog. It has Acetominophen which is toxic to dogs. Being he is on a steroid for allergies we cannot even recommend Aspirin. The Pain killers the Vet prescribes does not have Acetominophen or aspirin in it, so it is safe. If you have some Neosporin with pain killer and can use that it will give him some relief until you can speak with the Vet in the AM and get some pain killers for him. I wish I had some better news for you, but giving the medication you have can make him ill.
You are so welcome. Since he has allergies and takes a steroid we have to be careful with giving aspirin. If he was not on it, we could have used it. It is the only OTC pain killer that is safe.
How is Brodie's ear? Did the Vet give you a prescription for pain? Just wanted to follow up with you.