Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread Belinda
I've also spoken with a women who had 10 positives and in a 2 year period using the Mega C they are all now negative and have been for some time, so it is not only Dr Belfield that claims this. To me it is worth it to try it and I will continue to give it to my non negatives as an immune

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread Belinda
PS. I personally have not noticed any difference using interferon, so I guess every cat is different, what works for one, may not necessarily work for all. -- Belinda happiness is being owned by cats ... Be-Mi-Kitties http://bemikitties.com Post Adoptable FeLV/FIV/FIP Cats/Kittens

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread Jennifer Ross
In humans regular vitamin C can help to boost the immune system (this is why it is often taken at the first sign of a cold, etc. because the virus often lasts a shorter time and is less severe). Again, not sure how well this transfers to cats, but as long as it is not harmful to the cat, I would

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread felv
what ever became of that Aloe Vera stuff that was supposedly a miracle cure for FELV? Remember, we discussed it back in 2002 or so... Phaewryn (was Jenn, changed name) http://ucat.us http://ucat.us/domesticcatlinks.html Adopt a cat from Little Cheetah (UCAT) Cat Rescue: http://ucat.us/adopt.html

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread FORGETMENOTPETS
I used aloe vera for gum problems with fiv cats back in the day but never heard of it helping felv itself Karen

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-09 Thread felv
it was some kind of ultra pure aloe extract that you fed to them, if I recall. Phaewryn (was Jenn, changed name)http://ucat.us http://ucat.us/domesticcatlinks.html Adopt a cat from Little Cheetah (UCAT) Cat Rescue:http://ucat.us/adopt.html PLEASE DONATE TO THE TANGLE FUND:Tangle is a cat in

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-08 Thread FORGETMENOTPETS
Lance, excellent questions and I am interested in the reply's from the list. I ordered the mega C my self but have not gotten the info to my vet. Karen

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-08 Thread catatonya
I don't thing megaC 'cures' or reverses felv. Just my opinion.My homeopathic vet put my positive on a 'regular' dose of vitamin c along with lots of other vitamins and things and my regular vet said 'it couldn't hurt' so I used it.That was years ago though. I believe vitamin c is in most

Re: is vitamin C out?

2006-05-08 Thread Lernermichelle
I think there has always been a debate about this. Cats apparently, unlike humans, make vitamin c themselves, so many vets say it is totally unnecessary to supplement and just asking for GI problems. Others say it helps. I have no idea, myself. I have given it when it has been included in