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I am not sure if my mastiff ingested generic Excedrin. Molly…

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I am not sure if my mastiff ingested generic Excedrin.

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?

Molly 17 months English mastiff

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Molly?

I think she just spit them out, just not sure

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Dr. Michael Salkin
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None of the ingredients in Excedrin* are in amounts toxic to a dog of Molly's size even if 5 were ingested. There's no need to induce emesis or treat in any manner. She should remain unaffected. Please respond with further questions or concerns.

*aspirin 250 mg

acetaminophen 250 mg

caffeine 65 mg

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