Enlarged prostate

Can I give my dog avodart? It's a bph medication.

Shannon and Winston's picture

have you consulted with your vet?

I would not give any medication to my dog without the advice from and supervision of a vet.


Shannon and Winston :)

My swimming bully buddy!

My swimming bully buddy!

Yea i called, waiting for a

Yea i called, waiting for a return call. We just had him neutered because grizzly (my dog) kept getting recurrent prostate infections, vet said this would help but he is still peeing small frequent amts.

Deb and MacKenzie and Ester's picture


As the others said, please consult a vet before giving any medication. Is he neutered?

CriticalCareVet : Avodart (dutasteride) is not used in dogs.

It works by affecting testosterone level in the body.

The drug can cause allergic reactions, vomiting, diarrhea, appetite loss, and lethargy.