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My dogs ate a pack of Starburst juicy fruit gum, which

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Hi, my dogs ate a pack of Starburst juicy fruit gum, which contains Maltitol, Sorbitol and Sucralose but no Xylitol. My dogs are a 70 pound Labrador retriever and a 60 pound husky. Thanks!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

Thankfully, none of those artificial sugars are harmful to Murphy or his housemate who may experience a bit of GI distress - inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea - after ingesting such an unusual food but won't be intoxicated. I regret that I'm not allowed to communicate with customers by phone. Please stay in this conversation for further questions or concerns.

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