Re: Finding a High Blood Preassure Med for CRF Cat
- We have had no problems with enalapril. Purralot has been taking it
since he was diagnosed with HCM at 5 months of age. That was 8 years
ago, and he has had no episodes since then. Two years ago Purr
started taking atenolol as well. Randi
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> My 12 year old, 8 pound cat has been diagnosed with cronic renal
> failure and high blood pressure.
> My vet prescribed Enalapril, 2.5mg daily. He is on wet k/d.
> I have been reading that mostly Enalapril is used in dogs, some
> use it in Cats.
> I have been reading about Fortekor (Benazepril)and Norvasc
> (amlodipine) which is used in cats.
> Can you please give me your opinion regarding the best high blood
> pressure medicine for a CRF cat.