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My ***** ***** weighs around 15 lbs. She ate my blood pressure pill and my Elavil and metformin. Will she be ok ?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. The Expert will know if your dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name and age?

Peanut she is 11 years old

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name?

Peanut

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

How many mg of each of the meds did she get?

How long ago was it?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Elavil 75 mg. Metformin 500 mg. Metoprolol 100mg. About 2 hours ago.
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

Ok thanks. I'm looking up some doses now for you.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Gary, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago

These are all relatively safe. The most you're likely to see is vomiting, lethargy, diarrhea and some mild weakness.

If you see any muscle tremors, seizures or labored breathing- then I would go to a vet and start some IV fluids to flush it out of her system and symptomatic care as needed.

I think the chances of seeing serious signs are unlikely, but keep a close eye on her for 6-12 hours to be sure.

I hope this helps, let me know if you have any other questions.

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