33085Re: [FH] Re: Appetite stimulants, useful experience
- May 6, 2008Hi Deda,
I have been a member of this list for almost 6 years and I cannot tell you how many people have joined because of a cat in heart failure following a steriod shot. I think heart failure qualifies as a serious side effect.
---- rzivorad <rzivorad@...> wrote:
> place. Besides, corticosteroids like prednisone/prednisolone don't have
> serious adverse effects on cats. I have experience with long-term use of
> prednisone in my cat and I really didn't notice any adverse effect (it
> could be increased appetite, maybe, but she is so poor eater that even
> long-term use of prednisone doesn't help). Many experienced vets, which
> articles on corticosteroid therapy I read, assert the same.
> Many regards from Deda
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