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Experience:  Expert in feline health and behavior. 20 years experience with cats.
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My Cat developed a clot in his right hind leg and had been

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My Cat developed a clot in his right hind leg and had been hospitalized for three days is now home and has little use of that leg does have some blood getting to the foot but unable to get pulse in that leg did some research on it and discovered nattokinase He is 12 lbs. found it at a health food 100mg. capsules if it does not improve he will probally have to be put down I prayed about this and feel that God does want me to give it to him but I was wondering how often he should have it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Terri replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
I am so sorry Caesar is so ill.
It sounds like he had a saddle thrombus.
http://www.marvistavet.com/html/feline_aortic_thromboembolism.html
He is also on a clot buster plus pain medication.
Nattokinase CAN be give to a cat @ 75 mg split into two doses. Read the label and MAKE sure the product does NOT contain any vitamin K as that would be counter-indicated:
http://www.holisticat.com/en/chronic-diseases/42-hcm.html
Please let me know how Caesar is doing. I am praying for him.
Love and prayers,
Terri

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