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My 2 yr old chiwaua and m8x just ate a 130 mg nature thyroid

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My 2 yr old chiwaua and ***** ***** m8x just ate a 130 mg nature thyroid pill, i think. He always gets into my difft meds
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

The 130 mg of the nature Thyroid pill contains very little of the active thyroid hormone (levothyroxin) with which we dose dogs - approximately .075 mg which is a smaller dose with which I would dose a 10 lb dog. There's no reason to induce emesis. He should remain unaffected.

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