I'm Very glad that Angelica has gotten better.  However, at least with what
you wrote, I don't see a diagnosis of FIP.  Was this a diagnosis made by a
vet?  Were there some tests run with results that were indicative of FIP, or
was this just from observation of clinical signs? 


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From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of S. Jewell
Sent: Thursday, November 19, 2009 9:02 AM
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
Subject: [Felvtalk] Reversal of FIP in my six-month-old kitten

Hi, All, 


Just dropping in to post about the success I have had in
reversing FIP in one of my kittens.  


I pulled three six-week-old kittens from a kill shelter last
June and they have been healthy, happy and thriving.  Then,
following their FVRCP vaccinations on October 8, 10 days
later one of them, Chuckie, began with chronic high fevers,
lethargy and inappetence.  When he didn't rebound in a few
days, I, like so many others, took him for conventional
veterinary treatment which consisted of the routine
antibiotics and steroids.  When he did not respond to their
treatment they simply returned a diagnosis of "Fever of
Unknown Origin," and sent me on my way, at which time I
proceeded to a second, and yet a third "specialty" vet.
They all returned the same diagnosis and basically dismissed
Chuckie and me with no hope.  


I had no idea of what to do next but since I had seen such
good results with intravenous vitamin C in my lymphosarcoma
cat Linus (who is still alive nearly two years after his
original diagnosis thanks to the treatments), I took Chuckie
to my vet who performs the ascorbate treatments for me and
Chuckie was started on IV ascorbic acid immediately.  He
received five days of the treatment but not consecutively
and apparently at less then adequate dosages because though
he seemed much improved by the fifth drip, we mistakenly
stopped the drips thinking he would remain better and two
days later he manifested with severe neurological symptoms
and two days after that he was dead.  


At around the same time Chuckie was dying his sister
Angelica then became sick with the identical symptoms and
stopped eating and had some transient neurological
involvement.  This time, with the pain from Chuckie's death
and failed conventional treatment still very fresh, I
realized that if Angelica was going to be saved we would
have to bypass conventional vet medicine and get her started
on the intravenous ascorbate immediately.  


Her drips were begun on Tuesday, November 10 and according
to the protocol of Wendell Belfield, DVM she was titrated up
quickly to 2 grams per pound of body weight (she weighed 5
pounds and so she was receiving close to 10 grams of vitamin
C intravenously by the third or fourth day).  Vitamin C is a
powerful virucidal and immune stimulant and because I work
in this field, I am well familiar with the properties of
this near miracle supplement.  See
l_guide_1988.htm for information as to why and how vitamin C
kills viruses.


As of November 19, 2009 Angelica has received nine
intravenous ascorbic acid drips and again, we were able to
successfully achieve the 2g per pound (10,000 mg at each
drip) with no side effects whatsoever.  After her 6th drip
her fevers began to remain down overnight (as Belfield
predicted would happen), and now after 9 drips she is
eating, putting on weight, and her fevers are consistently
gone.  Though I'm always afraid to utter it aloud,
especially after losing two other babies to what I now
believe was FIP in both cases, Angelica appears to have
beaten this despicable disease thanks to the power of
intravenous ascorbate and the work of vitamin C pioneers
like Linus Pauling and Dr. Wendell Belfield in vet medicine.


Sally Snyder Jewell

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