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We have a puppy-4 months about 18 pounds and I just found a chewed on package of daytime cold medicine with 1/2 of a pill gone. So she must have chewed on and consumed part of 1/4 of a serving. Should I rush her to the vet or give her lots of water-induce vomiting?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Hopefully it didn't make a mess. Did the dog eat anything unusual?

We have a puppy-4 months about 18 pounds and I just found a chewed on package of daytime cold medicine with 1/2 of a pill gone. So she must have chewed on and consumed part of 1/4 of a serving. Should I rush her to the vet or give her lots of water-induce vomiting?

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the dog's name and age?

Camille, 4 months -did you read what I just wrote? that info is in there

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

Did you read what I just wrote? We have a puppy-4 months about 18 pounds and I just found a chewed on package of daytime cold medicine with 1/2 of a pill gone. So she must have chewed on and consumed part of 1/4 of a serving. Should I rush her to the vet or give her lots of water-induce vomiting?

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 4 months ago

Can you tell me the name of that medication or the active ingredients in it, please?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
it is CVS daytime cold med and it was a red tablet-Acetaminophen,Dextromethorphan HBr,Phenylephrine HCl:
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Sorry my browser was slow and I didn't get your response right away. Is time an issue here?
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Nevermind. My vet called me back. This was too slow.
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