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Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!Luckily from what I can see of the ingredients of a yellow cake there is nothing in the cake that is going to be toxic to him (except if xylitol was used instead of sugar) but he will have quite the stomach ache for a few days.Since this just happened you can elect to induce vomiting with 3% hydrogen peroxide 1 tsp per ten pounds then walk around to mix it in the stomach and agitate the lining. If no vomiting within 10-15 minutes it can be repeated once only in hopes of inducing vomiting.You can also elect to simply monitor but very likely he will have gastrointestinal upset for the weekend which may include vomiting, diarrhea, reduced appetite, lethargy. Inducing vomiting will remove it from his system and minimize the results that will occur the next 24-48 hours.
If you elect not to induce vomiting then please minimize food intake for 24 hours, white rice and lean boiled meat in smaller more frequent meals when you do begin to feed, and pepcid (famotidine) 0.25 mg/ pound every 12 hours for the weekend...Please let me know if I can be of any further assistance to you both today
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I would consider it if he were mine to minimize the headache for us both this weekend. The only risk with inducing vomiting is potential for aspirating some of the cake into his lungs but risk is very low and very likely he is going to have some vomiting this weekend if you don't induce vomitingPlease let me know if I can assist with any additional questions or clarify anything else for you this evening
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I am checking in before signing off for the night. I am online another 10 minutes if I can be of any further assistance, were you able to induce vomiting?
Good evening, I wanted to check on you both to see how your Lab did after we spoke last night? Were you able to induce vomiting? Has he been comfortable? I would love an update when you are able!