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Dog found Rimadyl and ate the bottle. I don't remember how…

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Dog found Rimadyl and ate the bottle. I don't remember how many were in the bottle... 3... but at most 5. I'm trying to get her to throw up with peroxide. Nothing yet. No symptoms. She ate them at most 1.5 hrs ago.

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

100mg tabs

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75lb Weimaraner

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To make sure I got this right the most she could have eaten was 5 pills of the 100mg Rimadyl, correct?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
At most 5 pills.

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Friend, based on weight your dog took a dose of Rimadyl of 14mg/kg this dose will not be life-threatening for your dog; she may develop mild vomiting otherwise she will be fine. No need to make her vomit with peroxide.

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