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Responding to accidental atomoxetine ingestion
At fairly low dosages, atomoxetine—a drug in human medicine to treat ADHD—can be toxic in dogs and cats. Medical management of this toxicosis varies by species.



Fairly low doses of atomoxetine can result in clinical signs in dogs and cats. However, these developments are not expected to be life-threatening with appropriate medical management.

Adrienne Coleman, DVM
ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center
1717 S. Philo Road
Suite 36 Urbana, IL 61802


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