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She was fine one Thursday night but Friday morning she could

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she was fine one Thursday night but Friday morning she could not walk, and see had problems holding her urine , I have been trying to give her water with a eye dropper every two hours so she doesn't dehydrate. She did walk a little last night and used the cat box but is still just laying on the floor sleeping
JA: It could be an infection. The veterinarian will know what to do. What is the cat's name and age?
Customer: lady and she is 12 and an inside cat
JA: Is there anything else important you think the veterinarian should know about lady?
Customer: she is usually very active not sure what to do don't have vet money
Submitted: 20 days ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Terri replied 20 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 20 days ago.

Check for a middle ear infection causing Vestibular syndrome. This is often mistaken for a stroke or neuro issue:
http://www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/Health_Information/vestibularsyndrome.cfm

If that is the case, it can be treated with 13.5 mg of dramamine and antibiotics:
http://www.dramamine.com/

Please let me know how she is doing .

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Kind regards,

Terri

Expert:  Terri replied 18 days ago.
Hi,

I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?

Terri

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