Milk Thistle dosage

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    InkedMarie
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    Can someone tell me what the recommended dosage for Milk Thistle is (given after heartworm preventive, vaccs etc). I have 175mg capsules.

    thank you!

    #19175 Report Abuse

    shelties mom
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    According to Dr. Becker’s book, most standardized milk thistle capsules are 100-125 mg.

    small dogs 1/2 capsule daily
    medium dogs 1 capsule daily
    large/giant dog 1 capsule twice daily.

    #19176 Report Abuse

    InkedMarie
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    Thanks sheltiesmom. Does she list weights for dogs? I’ve got two around 30 pounds and one around 22

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    shelties mom
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    Unfortunately she didn’t list the weights for the dogs.

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    theBCnut
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    Usually 20-60lbs is considered medium.

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    InkedMarie
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    How many days after vaccs or heartorm do we give it for?

    #19214 Report Abuse

    Hound Dog Mom
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    Dr. Dodd’s recommendations:

    Dog’s size Dose as % of adult human dose
    5 lbs 10%
    5-10 lbs 15%
    11-20 lbs 20%
    21-40 lbs 30%
    41-70 lbs 50%
    71-100 lbs 75%
    100 lbs 100%

    #19215 Report Abuse

    Hound Dog Mom
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    Well that didn’t post write, it was supposed to be in two columns. I’m sure you guys can figure it out though!

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    InkedMarie
    Member

    I’ll get the calculator lol

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