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Piriton

Discussion in 'Dog Chat' started by Cheryl Higgins, Apr 16, 2018.


  1. Cheryl Higgins

    Cheryl Higgins PetForums Junior

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    Hey guys, i was just wondering if you can give piriton to 7 month old puppies. My two girls have watery eyes, are sneezing and slightly itchy, but my vet is insisting on it being " dry eye", but before i take them back to the vet and get charged another £100 i want to try piriton. They have the same symptoms as my last dog who did have seasonal allergies. If i can give them piriton how much will i give them. They weigh 8.8kg and 7kg.
    Thanks Cheryl
     
  2. Blitz

    Blitz PetForums VIP

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    I think you would need to check with your vet to make sure but fairly certain I gave my one that sort of weight half twice a day but it made her too sleepy so just gave it at night. I do not think you should take recommendations on dosage from other dog owners though just in case there is some reason your dog should not have it. A phone call should suffice.
     
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    cbcdesign PetForums VIP

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    Yes I too think you need to check with the vet first.
     
  4. Lexiedhb

    Lexiedhb Team Ginger!

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    Yes you can, but you defo need to check dosage with vet
     
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