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My 85 pound lab eat approximately seven methimazole tablets.

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My 85 pound lab eat approximately seven methimazole tablets. What do I do
Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 2 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 2 months ago

A one-time ingestion of methimazole might transiently decrease Max's serum thyroid hormone level but isn't expected to cause any noticeable changes in Max. This drug takes quite a few days to weeks to be fully effective. There's no need to induce emesis or treat in any manner. Please respond with further questions or concerns.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
he will not any veterinarian treatment. Do I need to watch out for anything specific
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 2 months ago

Correct. Transient gastrointestinal distress in the form of inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea might arise but Max should remain safe. Please continue our conversation if you wish.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 2 months ago
Hi,

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

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