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Q. Hi what about overdose of furazolidone in dog about 2month 2kg .igive him 4 pills per day which contain 4mg in each tab .it mean 16mg in day?

Answered By
DR. ANDREA M. BRODIE, DVM

A. The dosage for dogs and cats is 4.4 mg/kg, by mouth, three times a day for 4–10 days. So, if your dog weighs 2 kg, that would be 8.8 mg three times a day, or 26.4 mg a day. 16 mg/day is rather underdosed. Please do not change the dosage without consulting with your prescribing veterinarian.


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