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My elderly cat is trembling, disoriented, her head is

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My elderly cat is trembling, disoriented, her head is shaking, her eyes were going side to side, and she is having trouble moving/ walking.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Did the cat have a fall?
Customer: Not that I am aware of. I got home at 7 and she has been in my lap. She started this about an hour ago.
JA: What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: Misty and 22
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Misty?
Customer: She is on a pain pill once a day. 1/2 in the morning and 1/2 at night. She had 1/2 at 7.
Submitted: 17 days ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Terri replied 16 days ago.

Hello, My name is Terri.
It is my pleasure to assist you today!
I am reviewing your question right now and will reply in a few minutes.

Expert:  Terri replied 16 days ago.

Hello,

I am sorry Misty is not feeling well.

It sounds like she has a vestibular disorder that is affecting her equilibrium.

http://www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/Health_Information/vestibularsyndrome.cfm

You can give her 13.5 mg of dramamine to relieve the symptoms.

http://www.dramamine.com/

Please let me know how she is doing .

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Terri

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