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ibuprofen for dogs (pomeranian)

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I have a Pomeranian who has apparently sprained her front leg. (limping) can I give a small amount of ibuprofen or tylenol or?
Any help appreciated
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Tammy F. replied 10 years ago.

Dogs cannot take ibuprofen, tylenol or motrin but some aspirin may be ok.

You can read about the precautions and get dosage information here:

But there are other medications that are much better for pain so only make this a temporary solution.

Let me know if you need more help.