What Is the Recommended Ibuprofen Dosage for Dogs?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 8, 2020 12:45:22 AM ET
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A typical dose of ibuprofen for dogs is 2.5 to 4 milligrams per pound of body weight, every 12 hours. Dog owners should only administer ibuprofen under a veterinarian's guidance, according to PetPlace. Ibuprofen is not approved for use in animals by the Food and Drug Administration.