Hemp Quiet Moments Overdose

Hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) are becoming more common in calming aids, treats and chews. Overdoses of these types of products may cause gastrointestinal upset, incoordination in walking, depression, sedation, lethargy and sometimes urinary incontinence. If these signs are seen, they may last from 24 to 72 hours.

What is Quiet Moments Calming Aid?

Quiet Moments Calming Aid is a product for dogs. These soft chews are used to helped reduce stress and tension in dogs. In addition, the chews include ginger to help calm sensitive stomachs, along with melatonin, which aids rest and relaxation.

Along with ginger, the product also includes thiamine and L-tryptophan, which work to reduce stress and tension. The chews also contain herbs for calming including chamomile flower and passionflower. The product is said to help when dogs are afraid of fireworks, when traveling, separation anxiety, and more.

The dosage for your dog depends on their weight:

  • Dogs up to 26 lbs receive 1 soft chew
  • Dogs between 27 to 50 lbs receive 2 soft chews
  • Dogs between 51 to 99 lbs receive 4 soft chews
  • Dogs between 100 lbs and over receive 6 soft chews
  • The directions say to give your dog the chew(s) about 30 minutes before a stressful situation. You’re not supposed to exceed double the daily amount in a 12-hour period. One dose lasts up to 8 hours.

    The ingredients used in the chews are are all safe for dogs over 12 weeks of age. But what if your dog eats more of the chews than he should?

    How long does quiet moments last?

    It is not formulated to be used long term. We do have a Quiet Moments pheromone spray that can be used everyday and last up to 8 hours.

    How long do dog calming treats take to work?

    This depends on your chosen treats. Some start calming your dog down within 30 minutes, whereas others need to be taken daily for a couple of weeks until you see the full calming effect.

    It’s a safe and drug-free supplement for pets. Calming Solutions for Dogs, When To Use Calm: When taking your dog for grooming. During weather events such as thunderstorms or rain.


    What happens if you give your dog too much melatonin?

    A major overdose of melatonin might be more serious. Potential effects include incoordination, itchiness, high blood pressure, rapid heart rate, and seizures. Contact a veterinarian immediately if your dog eats a large amount of melatonin (like a whole bottle).

    How long does hemp quiet moments last?

    The Quiet Moments pheromone spray can last up to 8 hours.

    How often can you give quiet moments?

    * Give recommended amount once daily 30 minutes prior to stressful situation. Do not exceed double the daily amount in a 12-hour period.

    Can dogs overdose on L-tryptophan?

    This supplement is potentially toxic in pets as it has the ability to induce serotonin syndrome. Signs and symptoms of toxicity: sedation, agitation, tremors, seizures, hyperthermia, GI upset, difficulty walking, abdominal pain, increased sensitivity to stimuli, and temporary blindness.