Q. My 50lb retriever is scooting on floor itching and licking his male parts he needs anal glands done he has to be sedated but itching how much benadryl

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A. You can give him 2 adult tabs by mouth every 12 hours. One adult tablet should equal 25mg. If he is horrible with his anal glands to the point of needing sedation, I also recommend adding fiber into his diet to help bulk up his stool. That way he may not need to have them expressed as much, making him more comfortable. You can give canned pumpkin (I say about 2 tbsp daily to avoid the unwanted calories). Or you can try Metamucil or benefiber

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