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She has stage four renal failure and pancreatic cancer and

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thyroid cancer we are putting...
She has stage four renal failure and pancreatic cancer and thyroid cancer we are putting her down next week but I want her not to be in pain now can I give her Norco
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: She is an American Eskimo and palmiraian mix rosie and 14
JA: What is the dog's name?
Customer: Rosie
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Rosie?
Customer: Not at this time just if I'm able to give her some Norco that I have for her pain and how much
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

Norco (hydrocodone + acetaminophen) can be useful for dogs such as Rosie. How much does she weigh and which strength Norco do you have?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
She used to weigh 22.5 but right now I'm not sure and I have two different doses 5-325 and 10-325
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The 22.5 was a couple months ago
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 year ago

Thank you. Using the 10-325, dosing a 22.5 lb (10 kg) dog with 1/2 tablet every 8-12 hours should be helpful. Please continue our conversation if you wish.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 year ago
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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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