Re: [FH] RedOne Update it was a pretty good week..
- So glad to hear Red has improved! I am not familiar w/the supplements you use, so can not advise on them.
If his kidneys stay in the normal range and he should slip again into chf, consider the sprio hctz... hopefully it won't happen. Again, nice to hear some good news from you and Red.:-)
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From: "rs4lb" <rs4lb@...>
> Things seemed to have improved with Red this week.[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> I was able to get the local pet sitter to come and pill him mid-day
> while we were out of the house.
> It seems as though the increased dosage may be starting to make a
> noticeable improvement.
> With the higher AM dose, Red seems to be able to go 12 or so hours
> and still look OK.
> He doesn't do so well at night and normally we only get about 8 hours
> of relief.
> I'm wondering if it is because we give him the Benezapril in the AM
> and by the next morning it has probably worn off?
> We went to our local vet and got his kidneys checked.. so far we're
> looking good. Creatnine was "high normal" so we're going to keep an
> eye on that, but otherwise, he got a clean bill of Renal health so to
> Re: Supplements- I was giving him 250mg L-Carnitine, 60mg CoQ10 and
> 60mg DMG. For some reason, when I stopped giving them to him, his
> symptoms improved.
> I'm wondering if it was because I gave him suppliments and the lasix
> @ the same time?
> In any event, I've slowly brought suppliments back into the rotation
> and will keep a close eye on things.
> We'll be off to the cardiologist tomorrow.. Hopefully she'll have
> some good news for us.
> Thanks for all the kind words.