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Our 1 yr old westiejust gobbled down a 500 mg niacin

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Our 1 yr old...

Our 1 yr old westiejust gobbled down a 500 mg niacin capsule. What should I do/

Veterinarian's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

Niacin 500 mg. capsule vs. 1 year oils Wester Highlands Terrier about 156-20 lbs.

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Veterinary
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Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am not set up to make a live call. But, I am happy to answer your question on this thread.

Friend, a single dose of Niacin 500mg is Not going to be toxic in a 15-20 lbs dog. He may experience some flushing of the skin which should go away in several hours.

Please do not forget to rate my answer - I hope you found it to be excellent. If there’s more I can do, please use the reply tab and let me know. It’s my goal to provide you with excellent service." Thank you for your business and I hope to work with you again soon!

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