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Benzodiazepines are often used in both humans and in animals for sedation, anti-anxiety treatment, or the treatment of seizures. Commonly found under prescription names such as Klonopin, Valium, Xanax, and Ativan, to name a few, drugs within this class often end with the suffix of -azepam or -zolam. Because of the variety of conditions these medications are used to treat, they are now found in homes across the country. Even if your pet has a prescription for a benzodiazepine, make sure to follow dosage instructions. Even one extra dose of this medication can be toxic and even life-threatening, as severe central nervous system and respiratory depression can develop. If your pet has gotten into any benzodiazepine accidentally or unexpectedly, toxicity is more likely to occur.

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Dogs and Cats
A family of many medications with the suffix of -azepam or -zolam, including but not limited to alprazolam (commonly under the brand name of Xanax), clonazepam (Klonopin), lorazepam (Ativan), diazepam (Valium), midazolam (Versed), nitrazepam, oxazepam, pinazepam, prazepam, and zolazepam
Waling drunk, depression, tremors, seizures, hypothermia, vocalization, and anxiety.
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