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Our 1.5 year old Brittany ate a 6-pack of sentinel pills! Is…

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Our 1.5 year old Brittany ate a 6-pack of sentinel pills! Is this dangerous?

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

Maggie

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Maggie?

She weighs 36 lbs if that is helpful

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

The mibemycin in that product is safe even with egregious overdoses - 200X the recommended dose. The lufenuron was dosed at 30X recommended for 10 months without overt effect. You can see how safe this product is. As with ingesting anything unusual transient gastrointestinal distress in the form of inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea can arise but Maggie wasn't intoxicated. There's no need to induce emesis or treat in any manner. Please respond with further questions or concerns.

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