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5 top-selling human drugs: The dangers to pets

A recently released report from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics lists the top five human prescription drugs dispensed in the United States. As explained below, some of these drugs cause only minor symptoms while others can be potentially life-threatening. Awareness of these drugs and how they affect pets can save lives. Likewise, in cases where a pet has ingested a nonlife-threatening drug, awareness can save the pet owner a great deal of heartache.

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