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She has been on phenobarbital for about 1 1/2 months for
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My dog has just been diagnosed with Cushings. She had both
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MY 40 pound boxer/pitbull14 year old has been on Pheno
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I have a 60 lb boxer who has seizures, he takes 1 1/4 grain
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