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As a general rule, Lomotil is dosed at 0.05 to 0.1 mg per pound (0.1 to 0.2 mg/kg) and can be given two to three times daily.
Since you've only given one today, you can give another one about 8 hours after the first dose...so if you gave the first one at 10am...then the second one can be given around 6pm.
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Since I don't know your dogs whole history, I think you should continue it today for sure, and then tomorrow, give your regular vet a call on the phone and ask them how long they want you to give it.
My best guess is that they're going to want you to continue for at least 3 days after the symptoms have cleared up, but it's good to touch base with them, just to be on the safe side.
I absolutely understand. Since he has a history of this problem, it might not be a bad idea to talk to your vet about sending out the medication without having to see him each time. Most vets don't really have a problem with something as safe as Flagyl, so I would ask them to see if they're willing to do that.