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My dog just ate my throid pill 100 mcg he is 4 yrs old and…

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My dog just ate my throid pill 100 mcg he is 4 yrs old and weighs 40 lbs. he is a beagle mix

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I want to see if the pill will harm him

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Yes a little i have to go to church soon

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Hello, I'm Dr. Deb and will do my best to help you today.

Hopefully, you'll see my response before you have to leave for church.

I can understand your concern for your dog but happy to reassure you that he will be fine. The dosage amount for thyroid replacement drugs in dogs is much higher than it is for humans...one of the few times that this is the case.

The normal dose for a dog this size would be 300 mcg so clearly he didn't come close to ingesting this amount of drug.

He should be just fine. Deb

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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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