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Pain. She weighs 53lbs. Have...
Pain. She weighs 53lbs. Have her 4 coated baby aspirin 10 hours ago. She is whining again and won't settle down. I'm afraid to give her another dose
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Welcome to Just Answer. My name is Jane. I have been involved professionally with dogs in the healthcare and behavioral fields for over 20 years. I’ve worked as a Vet Assistant and Behaviorist and have extensive experience in dog reproduction, as a breeder, for even longer than that.. It will be my pleasure to work with you today.

Buffered aspirin can be given to a dog with a dosage of 5mg to 10mg per pound every 12 hours for pain. Keep in mind that a dog's body does not metabolize aspirin in the same way as a human and thus should not be given more than a day or two without contacting your Vet. The aspirin may need to clear your dog’s system before other medications can be given, so keep that in mind if you decide to give aspirin and be sure and tell your vet when your dog is seen. Read side effects and precautions here.
http://www.petplace.com/article/drug-library/library/over-the-counter/acetylsalicylic-acid-aspirin

Since she had a low dosage you might try increasing it a little to keep her pain free for the whole 12 hours and perhaps even a little longer. It should be ok to give it a little early. Remember that you can only give it for a couple of days and she will need to see your vet.

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