I am sorry to hear about Izzy.
My name is Rebecca. I am a veterinarian, and will do my best to help.
What strength were the pills? When you say x4, do you mean he ate 4 of them?
I can take a moment to look up how serious this is. It will help to know what the strength (milligrams) is
You can also try to induce vomiting with hydrogen peroxide, if you have some on hand.
Hi! Glad you can see what I am writing!
How much does Izzy weigh?
im in a panik. they are 2.5mg and yes she has ate 4 of them
So she got 10 milligrams. I am researching that now.
she is having a big drink of water. she is 1 kilo
If you want to try to get her to vomit them, you can give her ( is she about 10 pounds?) 1/2 to 1 teaspoon of peroxide, in some milk or ice cream.
i have no peroxide to hand. i might be able to get some from tesco 24hr
It will only work if you get it into her within an hour of her eating the pills.
Maybe you already said, but how much does she weigh?
I need her weight to calculate how much she got, whether it is a dangerous dose or not.
im gonna call them but what if they do not sell it. i will weigh her now
I see it, sorry. She is only 1 kilogram?
That is pretty small, only 2 pounds?
sorry lol shes def 12lb
This does not sound serious, then.
She got a little less than 2 mg per kilogram then.
If this drug is used to treat dog for high blood pressure, they give a therapeutic dose of 1 to 2 mg per kg.
phew....yes what will she do. they are slow release. might she just sleep. yes its for high blood pressure
She may experience some low blood pressure for awhile.
If you are worried, you could have her blood pressure checked. But it must be night there now!
so she wont die
yes it is night, 12.03 she managed to get them from my bedside table.
I am doing more reading and research. It could be harmful if she has any problems, like kidney or heart failure.
If she were mine, I would just monitor how alert she is, whether her gums stay a normal pink color.
But when they tested this drug in dogs to come up with a dosage, they used 1, 2 and 3 milligrams per kilogram. She got about 1/8 mg per kilogram.
Sorry, 1.8 mg per kg ( not 1/8).
well its bed time now so hopefully tomorrow she will be did you read she had x4
So it should not be a dangerous dose, from what I can find.
Yes, 4 pills that were 2.5 mg, correct? So she got 10 mg?
If she is 12 pounds, she is 5.4 kg so that would be 1/8 mg per kg.
yes, thats correct
And Neofel is felodipine?
yes it is. thank you for you time then. Big lesson learnt
I keep checking my sources, and coming up with 1 to 2 mg per kg being a safe dose.
But nevertheless, I would keep checking to see how alert she is, and if her gums are staying a normal pink color.
Is there anything else I can answer, or help with?
i know humans can have anything from 10/20 mg per per day. no thats everything .
You are welcome.
thank you so much
I will be checking back to see how she is doing.
Let me know if there is anything else tonight.
i will thanks again
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Hope you both have a quiet night.