WHEN I WAS VERY YOUNG A DR. USED GENTIAN VIOLET ON ME FOR RINGWORM.  WORKED, 
HAIR IN THAT AREA HAS ALWAYS BEEN THICKER AND CURLIER.
---- "Gloria B. Lane" <gbl...@aristotle.net> wrote: 
> 
> Topically I've used Golden Seal for ringworm, and it works well.  If that 
> doesn't work I try Gentian Violet (which is  very purple 
> and messy but has always worked well).   Orally I've used Grisiofulvin once 
> or twice.  I have one FIV kitty with skin issues right 
> now and am using Sebazole (sp) and seems to work well for him. I get a wet 
> rag and apply it topially, with warm water.   Not sure 
> what his skin problem is, though, probably not ringworm.
> 
> Gloria
> 
> 
> 
> >------- Original Message -------
> >From    : Diane Tyler[mailto:drty...@spenserslegacy.org]
> >Sent    : 3/3/2010 6:23:45 PM
> >To      : felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> >Cc      : 
> >Subject : RE: Re: [Felvtalk] ringworm
> >
>  >I've had lots of success using Program for ringworm. I've used it twice:
> this year and several years ago for groups of four or more cats. The dosage
> suggestions can be found at this website:
> 
>  http://www.vetinfo.com/cringwrm.html 
> 
> I know lots of people might not agree that this is an effective treatment,
> but again, it has worked for me and is certainly a lot less stressful than
> bathing or dipping.
> 
> Good luck!
> 
> Diane
> 
> On Wed, Mar 3, 2010 at 5:54 PM, Emeraldkittee <emeraldkit...@yahoo.com>wrote:
> 
> > just wondering if anyone had a FeLV baby with ringworm?  Whimsy is not
> > inside yet, but has started to yank his own fur out - he's got a few red
> > spots suddenly that look similiar to scraped knees in people.  I'm planning
> > on doing a skin scrape per my vet's instructions but I'm concerned if a) the
> > test takes time to send to a lab is ok to bring him in? b) I won't be able
> > to bathe him / nor do the sulfar dips, so it would have to be oral meds c)
> > can I treat him while he's outside for this?
> >
> > I can't risk our whole household being infected especially with two other
> > immune supressed kitties.
> >
> > ugh, this throws a curve ball into the plan.  This just started about 1 wk
> > ago with lesions appearing about 3 days ago.  I was hoping to get him back
> > to the vet and inside over the next week.
> >
> > Thanks so much, these posts are so helpful and interesting.
> > Shannon
> >
> > anyone else's experiences would be interesting to hear.
> >
> >
> >
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> 
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