Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-27 Thread dlgegg
...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:45 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids For you guys that give sub-q fluids - What size needle do you use? A friend showed me how to do it yesterday but she has these huge 18 gauge

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-27 Thread gary
] Giving sub-q fluids Gary, you say you get fluids, etc from a medical supply house. May I ask their name or will just any supply house do? ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-27 Thread Sharyl
: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Gary, you say you get fluids, etc from a medical supply house.  May I ask their name or will just any supply house do? ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-27 Thread Holly Shelton
- From: Sharyl cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Sun, May 27, 2012 8:41 pm Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Try this link for info on sub q fluid supplies http://www.zzcat.com/CRF/supplies/index.html#Top Sharyl From: gary gcru

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-26 Thread dlgegg
with an empty syringe. Gary From: Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:40 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids You got that right - kitty harpoons for sure. I did it while ago and I just can't do that anymore. It hurt her when I put

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-26 Thread dlgegg
From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:45 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids For you guys that give sub-q fluids - What size needle do

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread gary
won't be able to tell how much you use. You can fix it by pumping in some air through the med port on the bag with an empty syringe. Gary From: Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:40 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids You got that right

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread gary
would be pretty hot and need to be run out first. I always test on the inside of my wrist (like with a babies bottle) before I give fluid to a kitty. Gary From: Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:51 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread GRAS
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 9:52 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Importance: High What about the 23 gauge? That's even smaller, correct? Does it work okay or does it take forever

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread GRAS
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 9:52 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Importance: High What about the 23 gauge? That's even smaller, correct? Does it work okay or does it take forever

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread Maureen Olvey
...@optonline.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Yes, even the smallest needles work, they just take a lot longer. Sometimes, when you notice that the drip isn’t fast enough, even though you’ve opened it up, lift up the skin, or move the needle around. Often

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-08 Thread Maureen Olvey
is the basis of my enmity toward it, and it is to me sufficient justification of the enmity without looking further.” – Mark Twain Date: Tue, 8 May 2012 15:02:15 -0700 From: cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids I've used the 20 UTW on 8 week

[Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Maureen Olvey
For you guys that give sub-q fluids - What size needle do you use? A friend showed me how to do it yesterday but she has these huge 18 gauge needles. I'm wondering if I can use a smaller size. It's for my 6 month old kitten so I hate stabbing her with that huge thing. Maureen “I am not

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Sharyl
@felineleukemia.org Sent: Monday, May 7, 2012 8:44 PM Subject: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids For you guys that give sub-q fluids -   What size needle do you use?  A friend showed me how to do it yesterday but she has these huge 18 gauge needles.  I'm wondering if I can use a smaller size.  It's for my

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Maureen Olvey
of the enmity without looking further.” – Mark Twain Date: Mon, 7 May 2012 18:13:15 -0700 From: cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids Maureen, I use the Terumo UTW 20 gauge needles. UTW = ultra thin wall A UTW 20 will have the same flow

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread GRAS
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:45 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids For you guys that give sub-q fluids - What size needle do you use? A friend showed me how to do it yesterday

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Maureen Olvey
upon unconsenting animals is the basis of my enmity toward it, and it is to me sufficient justification of the enmity without looking further.” – Mark Twain Date: Mon, 7 May 2012 21:45:03 -0400 From: g...@optonline.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Holly Shelton
...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Maureen Olvey Sent: Monday, May 07, 2012 8:45 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids For you guys that give sub-q fluids - What size needle do you use? A friend showed me how

Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids

2012-05-07 Thread Lee Evans
believe that I fell for that line!!! From: Maureen Olvey molvey...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Monday, May 7, 2012 8:51 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Giving sub-q fluids What about the 23 gauge?  That's even smaller, correct?  Does it work