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I'm sorry for this concern about Sophie. Please give me a minute to calculate the dose for a dog this weight. Deb
There's a range of dosages for this drug for a dog this size: 0.7 to 2.0 mg every 6-12 hours.....which would be 1/8th of a 5 mg tablet at the low end and about 1/2 of a 5 mg tablet at the high end (or even slightly higher).
It sounds as if the extra amount that you gave should be fine.
I don't dose any more often than every 6 hours although if the cardiologist told you every 4 was fine, then I defer to their judgement.
I hope this helps. Deb