He has a small bladder stone which took a year for them to actually find it on his sonagram and xray. He’s been rubbing his face a lot so i’m thinking his teeth may bother him and I gave him a 50 mg tramadol. I didn’t know it was too much. It’s been over 20 minits and he seems fine. Any suggestions? Thanks!
My 22 pound Male pug Rocky small bladder stone and I gave him a 50 mg tramadol for pain. too much?
- 24 Oct 2017 by Precisionbrown
- 23 October 2017
- pain, tramadol, bladder, male, tooth, x-ray
Added 24 Oct 2017:
My Vet asked for $2,800 for surgery and I just don’t have that kind of money so I’m so distraught. Any suggestions?
50mg was probably way too much for a 10kg dog although dogs are more tolerant to high doses of Tramadol than humans (you gave him 10 times the dose equivalent that a human would take). Member WildCatVet would have more information on the specifics but I can't guarantee she will read your question. Keep a close eye on your dog for signs of slowed breathing or difficulty in waking as a veterinary visit may be needed.
Good luck to Rocky, he'll need it.
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