My regular vet, who I initially got it from, charged something like that. Then I started getting it compounded at a compounding pharmacy, and chicken flavored. Then I shopped around for cheaper price, asked a few people.... ha! Got it cheaper with a rescue friendly vet.
Gloria At 05:03 PM 8/22/2008, you wrote: >You probably want to be giving 30 IU not 30 ml. Interferon is usually dosed >down to 30 IU per ml. You would give 1 ml a day. $70 is a lot for a 30 day >supply. > >Gary > >----- Original Message ----- >From: "Jane Lyons" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> >To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> >Sent: Friday, August 22, 2008 4:15 PM >Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Interferon question > > > > They gave me a choice of flavors, so I am hoping marshmallow will do > > it. Her mouth is inflamed > > so it is difficult to open it to squirt something in. > > The lab my vet used is charging 70.00 for a 30 day supply. (25.00 of > > that is overnight frio packing) > > Does that seem right to you? I'm doing 30 (ml) daily? > > I'll do anything if it enhances the quality of her live. I hope she > > responds to it. > > It is great that it helped your kitties mouth. I 'm encouraged. > > > > thanks for your help Gloria > > > > Jane > > > > > > > > > > > > On Aug 22, 2008, at 1:58 PM, Gloria B. Lane wrote: > > > >> Well the "rumor" I recall is that it is absorbed in the back of the > >> throat, so if you give it alone it heightens the possibility of that > >> happening. I don't have any sources to document it, however, and it > >> may or may not be true. But I always give it with a syringe not > >> mixed with food. I think some folks use it with food and still > >> feel it helps. > >> > >> One of my FIV kitties started having some mouth isues yesterday. I > >> started him on 1cc interferon mornings and he's much much better. I > >> haven't seen it help with mouth problems before. > >> > >> Gloria > >> > >> > >> > >> At 11:36 AM 8/22/2008, you wrote: > >>> Gloria (thank you) sent me some great information about Interferon > >>> that someone > >>> called Tally put together for this list a few years ago. > >>> My vet has read it and is learning from Tally and any information I > >>> can give her. > >>> > >>> Is anyone using it now? The instructions are contradictory. One piece > >>> is that it > >>> cannot be given with food, while another suggests giving it with tuna > >>> juice. > >>> Since I cannot ask my vet, I am hoping someone out there is using it. > >>> > >>> I just received it and if I can figure out the correct method, will > >>> begin tonight. > >>> > >>> Here's hoping > >>> Jane > >>> > >>> _______________________________________________ > >>> Felvtalk mailing list > >>> Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > >>> http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/ > >>> felvtalk_felineleukemia.org > >> > >> > >> _______________________________________________ > >> Felvtalk mailing list > >> Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > >> http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > Felvtalk mailing list > > Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > > http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org > > > > > > __________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus > > signature database 3378 (20080822) __________ > > > > The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus. > > > > http://www.eset.com > > > > > > >_______________________________________________ >Felvtalk mailing list >Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org >http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org _______________________________________________ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org