Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Pleural Effusion

2010-01-22 Thread Belinda Sauro
hi Jim, Is he on any lasix or spirnolactone, he should be on one or both? -- Belinda happiness is being owned by cats ... http://bemikitties.com http://BelindaSauro.com ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Pleural Effusion

2010-01-22 Thread James G Wilson
On 22 Jan 2010 at 18:15, Belinda Sauro wrote: Is he on any lasix or spirnolactone, he should be on one or both? He's on Salix- which is the same class of diuretic. Another member wrote off list about a combo of stuff that she used to get her young cat well after having the exact same

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Pleural Effusion

2010-01-22 Thread Belinda Sauro
Hi Jim, Fred's fluid build up was in his lungs I think pleural effusion is outside of the lungs. Fred's was congestive heart failure. He was on lasix alone at first and it didn't seem to be helping so I added the spirnolactone, that made all the difference almost immediately. Once I

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Pleural Effusion

2010-01-22 Thread Sharyl
. Syringing meds works. If you can pill LG, you can usually put several pills into a gel cap to limit the no. of pills you have to give him. Good luck Sharyl --- On Fri, 1/22/10, James G Wilson phaed...@charter.net wrote: From: James G Wilson phaed...@charter.net Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] OT