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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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I think she ate a FEMHRT low pill, Nixy 3 years old, no

Customer Question

I think she ate a FEMHRT low pill
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Nixy 3 years old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Nixy?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 11 months ago.

There's rarely enough hormone in this type of pill to harm a dog. The ethinyl estradiol (an estrogen) could potentially induce a false heat in an unspayed dog but the norethindrone will be harmelss. I wouldn't induce emesis or treat in any manner.

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