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Well she is about 70 lbs and I believe she ate all if my…

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Well she is about 70 lbs and I believe she ate all if my meds had out to take jaumet xr(###) ###-####g, bupropion hcl xl 150 mg , glipizide 5 mg, Lisinopril-hctz 20-12.5 mg. I think she may have

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?

Coco she is a red nose pit

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

No she is a wonderful companion

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The oral diabetes drugs Janumet XR and glipizide are considered inactive in dogs; bupropion can cause sedation and lethargy at 5 mg/lb but Coco ingested only 150 mg/70 lbs which is equivalent to 2.1 mg/lb; lisinopril only causes mild gastrointestinal symptoms at doses less than 9 mg/lb. Coco ingested 20 mg/70 lbs which is equivalent to only 0.29 mg/lb. HCTZ can be prescribed to dogs at much more than 12.5 mg for a 70 lb dog. In summary if Coco ingested those pills she should remain safe but minor symptoms of sedation, inappetence, vomiting and/or diarrhea, and urinating a higher volume of urine might be seen. May I have an update on Coco, please?

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I stopped by the house and checked on her and she seemed to be ok! Thanks for your help!

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