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Our 6 month old puppy just ate acetyl l-carnitine 400mg

Our 6 month old...

Our 6 month old puppy just ate acetyl l-carnitine 400mg should we seek emergency help?

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

Tator... 6 months old approx. 10lbs

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I am sorry to hear you are worried about Tator. Please give me a moment to reasearch this for you.

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My research so far indicates that this should not be a problem. As with anything a dog eats that is not the usual food, there could be vomiting, but you may not see even that.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Ok thank you.

You are welcome; please let me know how he is doing.

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I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Great Tator is just fine. Thank you!
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