This was intersting. The study was done in 1993.
http://gateway.nlm.nih.gov/MeetingAbstracts/ma?f=102203514.html I found that the immunoregulin protocol was effective for Junior's gingivitis. It cleared up after using immunoregulin. See the feline leukemia page with treatments. Sally On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 2:00 PM, Dawn Morrison <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Gloria, > Besides the gingivitis, Bea is healthy! When I got home and started > researching it I thought it sounded harsh too. > The vet said it would help along with the abx to keep her gingivitis under > control. The AZT is a 24 day supply. > In what I've found (which is very little information) on AZT for feline > use it does say it's very toxic if not used properly. The vet said she has > another client who uses it and has had great success but did not elaborate > and not thinking I didn't ask since I always get so overwhelmed when I'm > there. I always think of questions after the fact. > At this point I don't think I'm comfortable giving it to her until I can > talk to the dr and get more information. > > Thanks > Dawn > > > > > > > > > > Message: 4 > Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 21:41:37 -0500 > From: Gloria Lane <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Subject: Re: AZT > To: email@example.com > Message-ID: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Content-Type: text/plain; charset="windows-1252" > > I'm wondering, Dawn, what medically besides Gingivitis, is troubling > your sweet kitty? I'm wondering if that's a rather harsh remedy for > the situation...? > > Gloria > > > > > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto: > [EMAIL PROTECTED] > ] On Behalf Of Dawn Morrison > Sent: Tuesday, April 15, 2008 8:40 PM > > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > > Subject: AZT > > > > > > Hello all- > > > > I once again had to take Bea to the vet for her gingivitis. She does > > not have stomatitis, just gingivitis. > > > > This time I was given an antibiotic of Metronidazole(new to this as > > well) and she also put her on Zidovudine/Azidothymidine (AZT). The > > AZT she said was an anti-viral. I have done some reading/research on > > it but I'd like to get some personal opinions. > > > > Does anyone use AZT and what are your thoughts/opinions on it. > > > > > > Thanks > > > > Dawn > > > > > > ------------------------------ > Be a better friend, newshound, and know-it-all with Yahoo! Mobile. Try it > now.<http://us.rd.yahoo.com/evt=51733/*http://mobile.yahoo.com/;_ylt=Ahu06i62sR8HDtDypao8Wcj9tAcJ> > -- Sally, Eric (not a cat),Junior(angel), Tiny(angel) Fluffy(soulmate angel), Speedy, Grey and White, Ittle Bitty, Little Black, Lily, Daisy, Pewter, Junior Junior (newest) I call him JJ , Silver, and Spike Please Visit my Message board for some pictures. You are welcome to sign up. http://www.k6az.com/ki4spk/index.php?sid=c57c00cf5804ef13853ed6e77a68eed3