- In the case of suspected overdose, contact your veterinarian.
- Your veterinarian may instruct you to induce vomiting, however, do not induce vomiting unless instructed to.
Glucosamine, dimethylsulfone, creatine.
Clinical signs occur from 30 minutes to 2 days.
- Yellow gums or skin (jaundice)
EFFECTS OF TOXICITY
The mechanism of toxicity is poorly understood, overdose may result in irreversible damage to the liver, kidneys, pancreas and muscle of the heart.
Veterinary care may involve further decontamination (including administration of activated charcoal), as well as intravenous fluids and blood tests to monitor liver function. Drugs to protect liver function may be administered.
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