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Is Pepto-Bismol safe for kittens?

Is Pepto-Bismol safe for kittens?

Pepto Bismol can be used in cats, but only for short periods of time. Pepto Bismol contains aspirin and cats are sensitive to aspirin. If you have any concerns about giving your pet pepto bismol your veterinarian first.

Can you overdose from Pepto-Bismol?

In case of overdose Symptoms of a Pepto-Bismol overdose can include: ringing in your ears. loss of hearing. extreme drowsiness.

How many mL of Pepto Can I give my puppy?

The original Pepto, just like Mom used to keep in the medicine cabinet. The dose for dogs is: 1 mL (milliliter – this is a small amount!) per 10 pounds of body weight. Round down! This can be given every 8 hours (three times a day), not to exceed 3 days duration.

Can I drink water after Pepto?

Follow the directions and dosing recommendations on the product packaging carefully. You do not need to take the medication with food. Do not take Pepto Bismol for more than two days. 3 Be sure to drink plenty of water while taking Pepto Bismol to replace fluid lost from diarrhea episodes.

Is Pepto-Bismol safe for puppies?

Pepto-Bismol Dosage For Dogs: The recommended dosage is 1 teaspoon for every 10 pounds, according to Dr. Klein. It can be offered to the dog every 6-to-8 hours, but if your dog still has diarrhea after a few doses, stop the medication and call your veterinarian.

Does Pepto help parvo?

Sometimes Pepto-Bismol helps ease the stomach. If a dog with parvo can survive the first 3 to 4 days of infection they will have a good chance of making it through the illness. Once the dog is healthy they still cannot meet any other dogs for at least two months. The property should be disinfected weekly.

When does diarrhea stop in a new kitten?

Once its body adjusts to the new item, diarrhea typically stops after a couple of days of eating the new food item. If you are regularly providing different foods, treats, etc. then diarrhea may also occur regularly, especially in a kitten with a sensitive gastrointestinal tract.

How old is a 10 week old kitten?

At 10 weeks old, the kittens are grown up and fully mobile! They are ready to go to their new homes—as long as they’ve been spayed or neutered and socialized. If you’ve raised the kittens from newborn to this point, congratulations! You’ve done the hard work that will allow them to thrive as healthy and happy cats.

When do kittens stop eating their mother’s milk?

Your kitten most likely weaned off her mother’s milk and started eating solid food at about 8 weeks old. By the time you bring her home, she should be eating solid canned food or kibble – about 4 times a day.

How often should I give my kitten a leukemia shot?

The American Association of Feline Practitioners recommends giving all kittens a feline leukemia vaccine in two doses, three to four weeks apart. If your kitten’s allowed to satisfy her wanderlust outdoors, she’ll get an annual leukemia booster. If she’s a homebody, she won’t need the annual leukemia protection.