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Angel licked my homemade moisturizer which is half cocoa

butter and half coconut oil...
Angel licked my homemade moisturizer which is half cocoa butter and half coconut oil. I'm not sure how much. Maybe a tablespoon or two. She is 3, a mini schnauzer and weighs about 16 pounds. It was about an hour ago. I immediately gave her 11/2 teaspoon of peroxide and waited 20 minutes. She did not throw up. I have her another 1 1/2 teaspoon again and she didn't throw up. She went to bed like nothing is wrong. The peroxide still fizzes.
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Was there anything else in the moisturizer besides the cocoa butter and coconut oil, like anything for added scent?

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
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No

Ok great - so neither the coconut oil nor the cocoa butter is toxic, but for the oil that is in there, there is the potential for it to cause some stomach upset or temporarily loose stools.

Even though she didn't vomit with the peroxide, she likely will be fine - but could vomit later or may not have her usual appetite tomorrow.

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thank you so much!

With her being prone to pancreatitis, it wouldn't hurt to do a bland diet for a few days, and if she was showing any signs of tummy upset she could have Pepcid AC as well, I think we had calculated 1/2 of a 10mg tablet every 12 hours if needed-

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Ok

Hopefully nothing will come up, but if she is feeling really crummy in the next day or two, continued vomiting etc - she might need to be seen in person for anti-nausea medication.

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