Hi. Lucy takes her heart med in chew form and loves it. We were given sample
flavors and she picked chicken. So easy. I just put in on her canned food in
the AM. She always eats all her food.

-----Original Message-----
From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Kelley Saveika
Sent: Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:08 PM
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Re OT- Tiffany, blind DUMPED cat

Sorry, did not mean to be so short there.  The prescription is for 0.685
Amlodipine daily.  We got it in flavored chews.  Hoping she likes them since
she will be on them for life, if not next month we can get liquid or pill
form.

On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 5:57 PM, Kelley Saveika <moonv...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Everything is fine now, we have the prescription.
>
>
> On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 5:11 PM, TANYA NOE
<sashacatgodd...@yahoo.com>wrote:
>
>>
>> Kelly, have you heard anything from your vet in regards to getting this
>> poor girl on meds yet. I can't believe any vet would keep her waiting
while
>> he "calculates" for this long. I am at a loss for words. Each day that
goes
>> by there could be more damage occurring. Please keep us posted.
>> Tanya
>>
>> --- On Tue, 6/23/09, Lorrie <felineres...@kvinet.com> wrote:
>>
>> > From: Lorrie <felineres...@kvinet.com>
>> > Subject: [Felvtalk] Re OT- Tiffany, blind DUMPED cat
>> > To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
>> > Date: Tuesday, June 23, 2009, 7:31 AM
>> > Kelly,  I'm alsp very concerned
>> > about this cat. She should have
>> > gotten her meds right away, and I also believe a vet who
>> > has been
>> > practicing for that long may not be up on current
>> > treatments.  All
>> > physicians and vets have to continue to read, and learn
>> > about new
>> > treatments for as long as they are in practice.  Some
>> > do and others
>> > don't. They just stick with whatever they learned in vet
>> > school or
>> > med school.
>> >
>> > Lorrie
>> >
>> > On 06-22, Sharyl wrote:
>> > >
>> > > Kelly, I know you are waiting to hear from your
>> > primary vet but the
>> > > longer the kitty goes without meds the less chance she
>> > will ever
>> > > regain any of her sight.  To be honest it may be
>> > to late to save
>> > > her sight but the high BP needs to be addressed before
>> > any other
>> > > damage occurs.
>> > >
>> > > Here is a link to some general info on high BP.
>> > > http://www.marvistavet.com/html/high_blood_pressure.html
>> > >
>> > > There is a Yahoo heart group that has may be able to
>> > help with the meds and dose amounts.
>> > > http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/feline-heart/
>> > >
>> > > You should be able to purchase the meds at your local
>> > pharmacy with
>> > > a Rx from a vet.  Usually the 1st choice for cats
>> > is Amlodipine for
>> > > high BP.
>> > >
>> > > A vet who has been practicing for over 40 yrs may not
>> > be current on
>> > > what is now available for special needs kitty.
>> > If possible she
>> > > needs to be seen by a specialist.
>> > >
>> > > Hugs to her.
>> > > Sharyl
>> > >
>> >
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