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post #6 of (permalink) Old 04-02-2014, 10:14 PM
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Originally Posted by jbhubb View Post
I should also mention vet prescribed prozac bc it has gotten to the point where he will start vomiting. I would rather go with an all natural route if possible
Melatonin. Used for anxiety disorders. May or may not have relatively immediate results...dose about an hr. before bed.

Ashwagandha is a calming herb, useful for the adrenals (produce stress hormones), thyroid and may have anti-cancer properties. It has been likened to being as good as Xanax for anxiety...however this could take 5+ days to start working...better then scripted Prozac (sigh) at a few weeks with no additional benefits to it.

Lavender essential oil, either diffused or made into a spritz (20 drops in spray bottle of water - shaking often to mix) and applying to bedding/sleeping area.

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