Toxin: Human Pain Relievers (NSAIDS)
Human Pain relievers /NSAIDS (or no-sterroidal anti-inflammatories) are medications to relieve pain an inflammation in People which can be potentially toxic to your pet. Do not assume that medications that are safe to give to people are safe for your pet. Common drugs that are included in this category are aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, and various cold and flu medicines.
Common signs to watch for:
- Bloody vomitus
- Black-tarry stool
- Inappropriate urination or thirst
- General malaise
- Abdominal pain
Call your #veterinarian immediately if you believe your pet has ingested any human medicines, and bring the medicine bottle with you so they know what was consumed. Royal City Animal Hospital in Guelph, Ontario.