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Can you describe what happened, so I can tell if this was a stroke vs. seizure? Hydrocodone would not be harmful if this was a seizure, but I would not give it to him if this might have been a stroke.
Dogs with Cushing's can be prone to forming blood clots, so a stroke is possible. However, there is a condition seen in older dogs that can look like a stroke, called vestibular syndrome, that is not really serious, and gets better on its own. It will help to know what he did when he had this episode.
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