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She ate 4 5mg melatonin tablets and she is 4 pounds. Baby.

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She ate 4 5mg...

She ate 4 5mg melatonin tablets and she is 4 pounds

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. The Expert will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?

Baby

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

Idk we just got her from the Oregon humane society

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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She’s been spayed nuetered and she has got a rabies shot
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
She just ate them they were sitting on the floor and I was gonna take them for the night
Customer reply replied 1 month ago
She is a chihuahua
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 month ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 1 month ago

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner. Thankfully, melatonin is considered nontoxic to dogs even when ingested in excess. I would be surprised if you saw any adverse effects at all as we've never found a toxic dose for dogs. May I have an update on Baby, please?

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