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My 4 yr Tibetan spaniel keeps taking seizures. He started on

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My 4 yr Tibetan spaniel keeps taking seizures. He started on the 19th of Dec Just gone. Have had a cat scan and surgery to check for liver shunt but none found so sewed up. Also had hi elongated soft palet shortened while under. His med are Epibrom 200mg 1 per morn. Levetiracetam 250mg, 1 morn, 1/2 lunch, 1 night. Also for the last 10 days PREDNISONE 5mg, 1 1/2 morn, night, now on 11/2 morn. Last sister was last night at 7pm, 2 min then this morning at 7am 1min, then 9am 2 min. What else can we do?
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Seizures always look scary. Let's get you talking to the Veterinarian. What is the spaniel's name?
Customer: Mr. Teo
JA: Anything else I can tell the Veterinarian before I connect you two?
Customer: His weight has gained by 1 kg now 8kg since the prednisone. No on strict diet. He just sleeps all day but early morning walks 5am he loves. Takes tablets at 6.45 to 7am.
JA: I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and connect you two.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  brisadog replied 10 months ago.
Hi, I can help you with your question today. How long has Mr. Teo been on Epibrom and Levetiracetam?