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My cat has diabetes, our vet instructed us to test his
My cat has diabetes, our vet instructed us to test his glucose levels at 745 and at 945. He was at the vet all day, that is why the asked us to collect more data . At 745 he was 367. He ate at around … read more
Dr. Rachel
Dr. Rachel
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Recently put my 16 year old cat to sleep. she was diabetic,
recently put my 16 year old cat to sleep. she was diabetic, had early stage kidney disease, had an uti, was having weak back leg issues, and probably had a pituitary tumor (high IGF reading). she went… read more
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My Older Cat is Diabetic and is having 2 units of ProZinc
My Older Cat is Diabetic and is having 2 units of ProZinc Insulin , 2 drops od blood sugar per lb. weight = 9 lbs., and Amlodipine o.5ML by mouth for his eyes. His hind legs have been quit weak but st… read more
Dr. Rachel
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My 17-year-old cat has diabetes and Lantus was prescribed
My 17-year-old cat has diabetes and Lantus was prescribed for his therapy. At 3 units his glucose levels stay around 400, monitored by a 12 hour glucose curve. He also to has a lot of arthritis in his… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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Yes, she had an ultrasound 2 weeks ago. Her other organs looks
she had an ultrasound 2 weeks ago. Her other organs looks good and the needle aspiration biopsy showed no cancer cells. I will try the food you suggested. Is it the Royal Canin GI that you prefer? We … read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
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DVM ONLY Napoleon has been overdue for a blood glucose
For Michael Salkin DVM ONLY Napoleon has been overdue for a blood glucose curve. He's been on 1.5 units of ProZinc BID, roughly at 1 p.. and 1 a.m. I finally did a curve today, and got these results: … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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Salkin DVM only Poley's blood glucose curve so far: 8:45
For Michael Salkin DVM only Poley's blood glucose curve so far: 8:45 a.m. 533 immediately before insulin injection 8:45 a.m. 2 units ProZinc 10:40 a.m. 411 12:47 p.m. 303 2:41 p.m. 183 I'm thinking we… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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Salkin DVM only: Poley started on the new insulin (ProZinc)
For Michael Salkin DVM only: Poley started on the new insulin (ProZinc) on Christmas Eve at 1 unit BID. So he's been on it for 11 days. I just took a blood glucose before giving him his evening shot; … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
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Hi, my cats DM has gone from very well controlled to being
Hi, my cats DM has gone from very well controlled to being totally out of control after her thyroid was treated with radioiodine I-131. Her level are as follows, blood glucose 23.9 mmol/L, urine gluco… read more
brisadog
brisadog
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I just started giving my cats Prozinc insulin and she is lathargic
I just started giving my cats Prozinc insulin and she is lathargic and not eating well. Per my vet;this is her first diabetic cat, we reduced the dose to 2 units twice. Could the reaction be due to th… read more
Dr. Bruce
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cat: overweight..science diet..low fat yogart for breakfast..she loves
My cat has diabetes I learned she ad this the middle of feb this year Sh has gone from 2 units of insulin to 5 units 2 times per day. She acts like she is staving and uinates more now than she did on … read more
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Blood glucose level ranges between 20-30 when taking reading
Blood glucose level ranges between 20-30 when taking reading 4 hours after eating. 3.5 units of Glargine/Lantus is given at 6:30 am and 6:30 pm just after eating. Should I adjust insulin to bring down… read more
Dr. Peter
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noticing no change to his ravenous eating and drinking
Teddy has since been diagnosed with diabetes. He is currently taking 2 units of Prozinc in the morning and 2 units in the evening. Recently, however, over the past few months, we are noticing no chang… read more
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vetmom4
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Does anyone have any seen side effects or problems with the
Does anyone have any seen side effects or problems with the new Prozinc. My 17 yr old cat with Cardiomyapathy has been on PZI vet for the last year.… read more
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cat: my 9 year..year old male..started having seizures..insulin
about two months ago my 9 year old male cat started having seizures. our vet diagnosed him with diabetes. was initially put on 4 ml of insulin, 2 times a day. then up to 5 ml 2 times a day. he didn't … read more
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cat: Currently receiving injections 4.5 units..purina
we have a diebetic cat. Currently receiving injections 4.5 units of Pro Zinc twice a day. Currently eating DM pURINA CAT FOOD. We give him food in the morning 6 to 8 am then again in the evening 5 to … read more
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cat: yr old female..stools the past..Vet suggested..bowel movements
my almost 20 yr old female cat started having loose, sometimes stringy clay like stools the past 2 weeks- the only thingwe have done differently has been since Memorial day- we were giving her 2 capsu… read more
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vetmom4
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My cat is 13 yrs old and type 1 insulin dependent. He has been
My cat is 13 yrs old and type 1 insulin dependent. He has been on PZI insulin 2 Units (40 U syringe) twice a day for 2 years. PZI will be discontinued. Any info on Lantus (once a day) for feline use? … read more
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