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my dogs eye are pufflike she is having an allergic reaction can I give her benedryl until I get her to a vet,if so how much she weighs about 95lbs
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my dogs eye are pufflike she is having an allergic reaction can I give her benedryl until I get her to a vet,if so how much she weighs about 95lbs
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Dog Specialist: Rebekah Haferbecker, Pet Care Provider replied 13 years ago
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Yes, Benadryl can be administered. She can be give 4 25mg tablets as most vets recommend about 1 mg per pound of weight. This can be administered with food or wrapped in a treat. However, if the allergic reaction is from a food source then beware of what you feed it to her in. I would definitely get her to the vet ASAP to determine the cause of the allergic reaction and to determine if that is what it is for sure.

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