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is it safe to give trazadone to my labrodor? she has lymphoma,and it's progressing. I have 100mg tabs and I could cur them in half if I need to
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Trazadone is an antidepressant and is sometimes used for anxiety disorders in dogs. I would not use this without direct consultation with your veterinarian.
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