o personal experience but the best results I've heard about have been from Adequan. Here's a rundown on possibilities, Adequan is show at the bottom of the page.
HTH, Margo -----Original Message----- >From: Lance <lini...@fastmail.fm> >Sent: Oct 24, 2014 9:58 AM >To: email@example.com >Subject: [Felvtalk] OT: arthritis > >Hi all, > >This has nothing to do with FeLV, but the community is so knowledgeable about >so many things feline that I wanted to ask. > >I have a friend who has a 16 year old cat with arthritis. The vet had my >friend feel Kitty’s knees, and one is really knobby and arthritic. Kitty gets >around just fine, but she’s stiff and has a hard time jumping. > >The vet prescribed Metacam. I think the dose is 1.5 mg/ml or .15 mL per day. I >warned my friend about Metacam, and she started looking into it. She’s now >reluctant to use it, especially since Kitty had a minor kidney issue in the >past. > >My friend knows about glucosamine and chondroitin, but these won’t really help >with the pain. Does anyone know of alternatives for arthritic pain? Has anyone >used Metacam to treat cats with arthritis? > >Thanks! > >Lance >_______________________________________________ >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