How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Peter Your Own Question
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter, Veterinarian
Category: Vet
Satisfied Customers: 32735
Experience:  16 years of small animal internal medicine, surgery and preventive medicine.
Type Your Vet Question Here...
Dr. Peter is online now

My dog is 54 kilos he is a rottweiler he has just eaten a pack

This answer was rated:

My dog is 54 kilos he is a rottweiler he has just eaten a pack of 10 10mg hayfever tablets they contain loratadine.
Welcome and thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian. I am happy to answer your question today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice. There may be a slight delay between your follow ups and my replies as I type out a thorough reply for you. 1- How long has it been since he ate the tablets? 2- Do you have hydrogen peroxide 3%?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

He ate the tablets about 15 minutes ago and no i dont have hydrogen peroxide

Do the tablets have pseudoephedrine (see ingredients)?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

Ingredients are 10mg of loratadine and lactose

Friend, unlikely for 100mg of Loratadine to be life threatening to a 54kg dog; you may see at worst mild gastrointestinal symptoms like vomiting or diarrhea; may see some sedation as well otherwise your dog will be fine. No need to be overly concern. Please do not forget to rate my answer - I hope you found it to be excellent. If there’s more I can do, please use the reply tab and let me know. It’s my goal to provide you with excellent service." Thank you for your business and I hope to work with you again soon!
Dr. Peter and 4 other Vet Specialists are ready to help you