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My dog has been on phenobarbital for 6 years.. only had
My dog has been on phenobarbital for 6 years.. only had seizures when he was 1yr old and absolutely nothing since. He often misses his dose by not eating and has had no reactions. Is it safe to start … read more
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My French dog was just diagnosed with eithe bone cancer or
My French bull dog was just diagnosed with eithe bone cancer or carcinoma in and around nasal passage, she accidentally took our corgis phenobarbital who has seizure will this hurt my frenchie? … read more
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My Cocker Spaniel has been having sides urges nice last
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How does phenobarbital remain in the system...... My vet
How long does phenobarbital remain in the system...... My vet increased dosage also added thyroid meds....... Not completely sure increase in phenomenon was needed … read more
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My dog has been diagnosed with a brain tumor a week and a half ago and is on zonisamide a
My dog has been diagnosed with a brain tumor a week and a half ago and is on zonisamide and prednisone. The vet gAve her an additional prescription for phenobarbital to help ease anxiety during the Fo… read more
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My dog started having seizures about a month ago (probably
My dog started having seizures about a month ago (probably longer..)...she was put on phenobarbital...it seems she is fine for 5 days than on the 6th day the siezures return ....and her pheno is upppe… read more
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My dog had her first seizure at the age of 8.5 (about 2.5yrs
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Hello, I have a 14 year old Pekingese that started to
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Our 13 yr old dog Taco just recently started having some really
Our 13 yr old dog Taco just recently started having some really bad seizures lasting more than 5 min. He weighs 8 lbs. Our vet put him on phenobarbital 16mg....1/2 Q12H and Enalapril 5mg 1/2 tab QD. W… read more
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My dog is post surgery. I thought his behavior (sluggish, super thirsty, panting) was due to his pain killer Carprofen 50mg twice a day. But his last one was yesterday evening adn he's still this way.… read more
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have a Boston Terrier who is losing hair on sides of body and front and back of ears. Could taking Pheb nobabital have any thing to with this problem. Is taking the Pheno to ward off siezures which sh… read more
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My pom has been having seizures for 5 years. She has been treated with an herb mixture sucessfully for 2 years. During the past 2 weeks she is having a seizure once or twice a day lasting for 1-2 minu… read more
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