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Can I give my rabbit asprin for pain just to get him through

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Can I give my rabbit asprin for pain just to get him through the night until vet opens tomorrow
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Vet
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry that your question wasn't answered in a timely manner, Caroline. Aspirin can be dosed in the wide range of 5 - 50 mg/lb orally every 8-24 hours. Always start with the smallest dose and increase if necessary. Please respond with further questions or concerns if you wish.