Frankie did go blind. He had lots of baytril as a kitten when the vet was
treating asthma as an URI. It's the high doses that are the concern. You
might do a google search. My vet tells me he had the lower doses but he had
repeated doses. His blindness could be the baytril or genetic. No one can
tell me for sure.

-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Kelley Saveika
Sent: Friday, March 26, 2010 6:55 PM
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] day 9 of baytril

Baytril can cause blindness but it is a rare complication.  I have had many
cats on it and none has ever gone blind.

On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 5:30 PM, Twisted Princess <> wrote:

> hi, me again...
> i know you can't believe everything you read on the internet but i have
> read from several sources regarding b aytril can cause blindness. one
> mention  it will after 10 days. my vet has my cat on it. he gave me 4 ml
> the dose is .3ml so that is nearly 2 weeks. i called the office and they
> said just give it to him until its gone.
>  i called my regular vet who's office apparently has been told not they
> not give an opinion that would be opposing another vet. any idea here?
> (friday) is the 9th day he has been on the medicine - at least here. he
> have been on it the 3 days he was at the vet, i don't know.
> the office person is suppose to get back to me to me as to whether our vet
> does the LTCI. the vet who treated the cat does not. anyone know of a good
> vet that does in the long beach california area? i don't drive freeways, i
> hardly drive at all so it basically has to be in long beach or within a
> miles of long beach.
> and i guess the baytril is for the uti and not the felv.
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