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A client gave 500mg tablet of nabumetone to her 12 pound cat…

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A client gave 500mg tablet of nabumetone to her 12 pound cat instead of keppra. How toxic is it?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Did you see what the cat ate?

A cat was given a 500 mg nabutemone tablet. Is it toxic. Cat is 12 pounds

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the cat?

It is 11 and a severe epileptic on phenobarbital and keppra

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Cat Veterinarian: Rebecca, Cat Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

I just came online and saw your question; I am sorry you did not get an answer before now. How is the cat doing? This stuff actually sounds pretty bad in cats.

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