Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

This answer was rated:

My two golden retrievers ingested a container of Glandex…

Hi. My two golden...

Hi. My two golden retrievers ingested a container of Glandex that was mostly full. I dont know which dog got more or if this is an emergency.

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

Leo is 5. Tyson is 2

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

No. They are healthy. But Tyson has anal hlanf issues that we were trying to treat with the product. Dose is 3 pills. Together they ate 50

Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Answered in 3 minutes by:
1/13/2018
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 21,953
Experience: BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
Verified

Hello, my name is***** thank you for your question. I am a fully qualified vet from the UK and have spent the last thirty years or so treating dogs, cats, and smaller pets. I will be very glad to help you today, please allow me ten minutes or so to review your question and type things up, I will then get straight back to you.

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question

But before I can start I need a little more information to make things clearer to me, so could you please confirm the following :

1. How long ago did this happen { How many minutes or hours ago }?

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thx. Glandex is the product name. It's mostly peanut butter, fiber, and probiotics. But they ate so many, I don't know if it will cause problems.

I have the ingredient list here at hand, how long ago might this have happened though ...

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Within 2hours.

Got it thanks, ***** ***** out your answer now ...

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question

Hello again,

I have worked out an answer for you below.

1. The situation is that this product { Glandex } is really more of a food supplement than a drug of any kind and so will an exceptionally high margin of safety in the dog, in fact, there should be no danger of actual toxicity even if a dog ate quite a few as in your dogs case today. That said they may perhaps suffer a mild transient bout of vomiting and/or diarrhoea, but should this occur it will not be likely to be too serious and in any case should soon pass on its own.

2. Given the above, your best plan is to just monitor them for now. But in any case, I should be available online for you for the next four or five hours today so please do not hesitate to get straight back to me if either of your dog's condition changes in any way or indeed if you would like to talk things over with me further.

Regards,

Dr Scott
I hope you have found my advice useful. Please now be kind enough to rate my service to you by selecting the 5 stars at the top of the screen, such feedback greatly helps me maintain the quality of my answers. Rating me now does not close your question, we can continue here until you are satisfied, simply use the reply box to get back to me at any point. Many thanks ...

Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 21,953
Experience: BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }
Verified
Dr Scott Nimmo and 87 other Dog Veterinary Specialists are ready to help you
Ask your own question now
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thank you.

No problem, very glad to be advising you and thank you very much for the good rating, this is very much appreciated.

Please let me know how things go ...

Kindest regards,

Dr Scott

Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Dr Scott Nimmo
Ask Your Own Dog Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Dr Scott Nimmo Your Own Question
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo, Dog Veterinarian
Category: Dog Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 21,953
21,953 Satisfied Customers
Experience: BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr Scott Nimmo is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,147 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

21,953 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,063 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,533 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,299 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
My dog ate an SOS pad what should I do
My dog ate an SOS pad what should I do?… read more
Dr. Dave
Dr. Dave
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,213 satisfied customers
What does it mean when a dog's head is hot?
I have a 9 year old golden retriever. The top of her head suddenly feels really hot, I am not sure waht that means?… read more
Jane Lefler
Jane Lefler
Dog Behaviorist/Trainer/Breeder/Health
3.75 GPA 36cr. Multiple Tech traini
what is maximum dose of sotalol in dogs
what is maximum dose of sotalol in dogs… read more
Dr. Lee
Dr. Lee
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
4,959 satisfied customers
My Golden Retriever has developed in the last couple of
My Golden Retriever has developed in the last couple of weeks saffron yellow stools that are soft and mucousy to runny. I have taken him to the vet, but the fecal test came back clear. I put him on a … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,481 satisfied customers
We have a 12 year-old golden retriever with, I believe, is a
We have a 12 year-old golden retriever with, I believe, is a hygroma on his elbow. If i put a suitical recovery sleeve on it, to see if it heals on its own, would it have to stay on 24/7? … read more
Dr. John
Dr. John
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
5,053 satisfied customers
Our golden retriever is 85 lbs and ate a few herbal
Hi our golden retriever is 85 lbs and ate a few herbal supplements and probiotic pills is this something we need to take him to the vet for … read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Doctoral Degree
5,401 satisfied customers
If my golden retriever who is nine years old and was in
If my golden retriever who is nine years old and was in great health all of a sudden won't eat won't get up can hardly walk has a number of hotspots is there any disease in the north west, Washington … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,299 satisfied customers
She is a shepherd / golden retriever mix and usually eats
She is a shepherd / golden retriever mix and usually eats well and is active. Just today she is on the couch won't move , won't eat. and has a worried look on her face. She doesn't appear to be tender… read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
712 satisfied customers
Is it possible for a Golden Retriever to develop MCT after
Hello, Is it possible for a Golden Retriever to develop MCT after having surgery 4 weeks ago from Twisted Stomach. Two surgeries....the first to untwist the stomach and the second two days later becau… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,299 satisfied customers
I have an elderly golden retriever (13) and she is
I have an elderly golden retriever (13) and she is incontinent , has a UTI and maybe worms. What medication can I get for her ? … read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,063 satisfied customers
She is a golden retriever & she started coughing & gagging,
She is a golden retriever & she started coughing & gagging, can't bark. … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
712 satisfied customers
Swollen back ankles and light vomiting in golden retriever.
Swollen back ankles and light vomiting in golden retriever. Fearful of heart failure. Vet closed till Monday. Just started last night. … read more
Dr. Schmidt
Dr. Schmidt
Associate Veterinarian
DVM
939 satisfied customers
Ear infection. Golden retriever. Rusty 7yrs. Rusty. The ear
ear infection JA: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about? Customer: golden retriever JA: OK. There are all sorts of infections the golden retriever can pick up. I'll have … read more
DocPaul
DocPaul
Doctoral Degree
712 satisfied customers
It has been recommended that my dog take milk thistle and SAMe
It has been recommended that my dog take milk thistle and SAMe for liver enlargement and high liver enzymes. The Denamarin is very expensive and the dose seems low compared to what I've read online. 7… read more
Dr. Deb
Dr. Deb
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
568 satisfied customers
Why is my dog losing hair and has red spots on her?
Why is my dog losing her hair and has red spots on her? What can I do to help her prior to getting her to the vet?… read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
My son's golden retriever ate half a paper plate earlier
My son's golden retriever ate half a paper plate earlier today. Now for the first time EVER, he doesn't want to eat his dinner. … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
8,299 satisfied customers
Will dried pineapple harm dogs
My dog Buddy (who is overwieght) seems to like dried pineapple pieces. He has no other serious health problems - other than being around 10 years old (he was a stray) and seems to be stiff upon gettin… read more
Dr. Bruce
Dr. Bruce
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
9,533 satisfied customers
My golden retriever likes to eat seashells. Is this okay or
My golden retriever likes to eat seashells. Is this okay or should I stop her from doing this?… read more
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dr Scott Nimmo
Dog Veterinarian
21,953 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x