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Yorkie Galliprant Dose

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by Taylor Golmon, Apr 12, 2020.

  1. Taylor Golmon

    Taylor Golmon PetForums Newbie

    Apr 12, 2020
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    My 14 year old Yorkie was attacked by my neighbor’s Boxer today. She was bleeding from the mouth and one of her canines was hanging, so I rushed her to the animal ER. She’s okay, thank God, but the vet prescribed her 20 mg of Galliprant after pulling her tooth for pain and inflammation. I’ve read that 8-15 lbs dogs should only take half of a 20 mg tablet, and my yorkie is barely 4.5 lbs. I only gave her half today, but I’m scared she’s in pain. Has anyone given their smaller yorkies 20 mg of this medication??
  2. McKenzie

    McKenzie PetForums VIP

    Nov 22, 2010
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    I really think this is something you need to ring your vet about, it's not really something we can advise on as we are not professionals.

    Hope your little one recovers quickly.
  3. StormyThai

    StormyThai Moderator
    Staff Member

    Sep 11, 2013
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    Did your vet tell you to half the tablet or give a whole one?
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