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5543Re: [FH] Fluid Buildup Question

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  • Jan
    Apr 30 9:42 PM
      There is also a potassium sparing diuretic. I can't remember how to spell
      it, but it starts with a "sp." I know there a some others on the list who
      know the name. Prayers to your Mocha,

      ----- Original Message -----
      From: <gregalrags@...>
      To: <feline-heart@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Tuesday, April 30, 2002 11:00 PM
      Subject: [FH] Fluid Buildup Question

      > Hello,
      > Mocha has been doing well. However fluid has started building up in his
      > abdomen, but not around his heart or lungs. We had it drained three weeks
      > ago, most of it was lymphatic fluid, but it was mixed with a little blood.
      > Apparently this is a rather common occurrence in dogs, but rather rare in
      > cats. His cardiologist upped his dosage of lasix (he was already on
      > aldactone), but it has not helped. We have another appointment on Friday
      > drain some more fluid. Has anyone else here experienced this? Is there
      > something else we can do to help stop the fluid from building up so fast?
      > Thank you for your help in advance,
      > Greg & Mocha
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