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Candy, Veterinary Technician
Category: Dog
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Experience:  Practicing Veterinary Technician for 26 years.Former Veterinary Practice Owner, Technician Trainer
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My 2 year old American Eskimo may have swallowed a 5 mgm

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My 2 year old American Eskimo may have swallowed a 5 mgm Crestor is that harmful for him
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. The Veterinarian will know if the dog will be able to digest that. What is the dog's name?
Customer: Kody
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Kody?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Candy replied 1 year ago.

Hello. I am sorry to hear Kody ate your Crestor and has you concerned. My name is ***** ***** I would be happy to help.

The good news is that there is no concern of serious complications from a one time ingestion of this drug. The fact that he is a larger dog further reduces any risks. When ingested this drug can cause some nausea, vomiting or gas, however, this should be self limiting and resolve on its own.

I hope this helps ease your mind.

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