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My 8 year old Rottweiler is epileptic and on phenobarbital.

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My 8 year old Rottweiler is epileptic and on phenobarbital. He had one episode last night at around two which I was told could happen but has had three tonight one at 11, one at 1:30, and another at 3 am. All are lasting around five minutes. Is there anything I can do until my vet is open in the morning?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. Seizures always look scary. Let's get you talking to the Veterinarian. What is the Rottweiler's name?

Rock

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

He had his seizures even after taking the last meds.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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I am very sorry to see that no one has reached out to you before now. How is your companion at this time?

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