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I was attempting to give my 30 lb dog 25 my of benadryl for…

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I was attempting to give my 30 lb dog 25 my of benadryl for itching prescribed by his vet, I dropped it and my 11lb chihuahua grabbed the cheese and ingested it. Should we seek emergency care?
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
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Hi. I'm Dr. Denise, a licensed veterinarian. Benadryl has a very wide safety margin and I am not concerned about the size your Chihuahua recieved. He/she may be a little sleepy, but I would not expect any adverse effects from that dose.
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Denise, Dog Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
Hi Lisa,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

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