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Expired Metcam

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I have some Metacam that expired last year. Can I still give it to my dog? We ran out today and I can;t get ot the vet till tomoorw. Thanks!
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  NancyH replied 10 years ago.
An opened bottle of metacam has a shelf life of only six months. I would discard the medication you have that is a year old.
I understand that this means your dog may be in discomfort overnight but you don't want to risk any damage to him from expired medication.
Hope this helps you!