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Q. Possible back disc issues with my dog. Working with vet through meds, I am giving my dog Tylenol 80 mg. twice daily. Is it ok to give more than twice?

Answered By
CLAUDIA FIORAVANTI

A. It's really strange that your vet is advising you to give Tylenol , as it can be toxic to dogs and has very little pain relief effect. If your dog has got disc issues he will need see a neurologist to check him over ASAP. With regards to your question, I would not recommend giving paracetamol at all.. But there are more effective pain relief options. It is also important that urination is monitored and helped, we often have to use catheters to do so.


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