Melatonin Dosage for Dogs

Recommended Dosage for Dogs


For Cortisol Reduction:

Melatonin should be kept at a constant level in the body and should be given twice a day.
For dogs less than 30 lbs, give 3 mg of melatonin every 12 hours.
For dogs over 30 lbs, give 5-6 mg of melatonin every 12 hours.
Some vets may recommend 1 mg of melatonin every 12 hours for dogs under 10 lbs, or for people who want to give their dog a low dosage of melatonin.

For anxiety:

Use the above mentioned dosage recommendations and give 1 tablet or capsule 30-60 minutes before the stressful event.

DISCLAIMER: ** These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA, and this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Always consult with your physician before taking any food supplements.