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Can I give my 100 pound dog 1/2 to 1 mg of clonazepam? We

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Can I give my 100 pound dog 1/2 to 1 mg of clonazepam? We are expected to have thunderstorms today and she is out of xanax.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Drew replied 2 years ago.
Hi, I'm a licensed veterinarian and I'll be happy to help.For a 100 pound dog, the usual dose of Clonazepam would be around 5mg. I would not expect 1/2 to 1 mg to be a useful dose, but you can start there and work your way up if it is not helping.