How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Peter Your Own Question
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter, Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 31049
Experience:  16 years of internal medicine, surgery, and preventive care.
25161683
Type Your Dog Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. Peter is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Dog received an overdose of trifexis. one yesterday and

Customer Question

dog received an overdose of trifexis. one yesterday and another today in error. dose was 40.3-60 lbs each day
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?
Customer: did u receive by question
JA: Where does the dog seem to hurt?
Customer: I just did it about 30 min ago. need to know if it could be dangerous for him. he is fine right now
JA: Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: no since this is a holiday did not know if waiting to contact vet would be critical if I wait too long to get treatment for him.
JA: Is the dog eating normally?
Customer: he ate this am about an hour ago
JA: OK, abnormal eating. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: about 2 years name Chance
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Chance?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

How much does Charlie weigh?

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 9 months ago.

Friend, trifexis has a wide safety margin in dogs. Charlie getting 2 doses of Trifexis within 24 hours is not going to be toxic, he will be fine; no symptoms expected.

My goal is to provide you with excellent service - I hope I've provided the information you were seeking, if you feel you have received anything less, please reply back as I am happy to address follow-up questions. Kindly rate me when you are done.

Dr. Peter