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    Defaultpain meds for dogs?

    Koda has one codeine pill left.. the vet won't refill until i bring her in and i can't do that until next week.. what can i give her for pain meds for now to tide me over?

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    DefaultRe: pain meds for dogs?

    I give Kaede Buffered aspirin, Kel.

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    aspirin good, tylenol bad, yes?

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    DefaultRe: pain meds for dogs?

    Quote Originally Posted by kelli
    aspirin good, tylenol bad, yes?
    Yes. =) Wanna know the dosage?

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    DefaultRe: pain meds for dogs?

    Quote Originally Posted by kaedesmom
    I give Kaede Buffered aspirin, Kel.
    That's what my ortho vet recommended for Schatzi too.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kaedesmom
    Quote Originally Posted by kelli
    aspirin good, tylenol bad, yes?
    Yes. =) Wanna know the dosage?
    i was gonna go with "enough to knock her out and save my sanity.." but i don't know what that would equate to.. =)

    Sorry.. yes, which dosage?

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    Quote Originally Posted by kelli
    Quote Originally Posted by kaedesmom
    Quote Originally Posted by kelli
    aspirin good, tylenol bad, yes?
    Yes. =) Wanna know the dosage?
    i was gonna go with "enough to knock her out and save my sanity.." but i don't know what that would equate to.. =)

    Sorry.. yes, which dosage?

    This is weird the way she wrote it but here goes, 1/4 of a 325 mg buffered aspirin for every 10 lbs of body weight.
    So it would be 81.25 mgs for ever 10 lbs. Kaede weighs 80 lbs so that would be 650 mgs, so I gave her 2-325 mg tabs. Once or twice a day.

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