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My cat has a hyperthroid condition and the vet office closed and I was getting 100 tablets one bottle was 2.5 and the other was 5mg of Felimazole now I don't know what to do I am new to the area Please help

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is wrong with your cat?

He has a thyroid condition where he lost a lot of weight but the medicine increases his appetitie

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the cat's name and age?

Max 13

Veterinarian's Assistant: What is the cat's name?

Max

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Max?

He survived hurricane Katrina and we rescued him so he is a fighter and the only thing wrong is the thyroid condition

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 11 months ago
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Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian replied 11 months ago

Please clarify your dilemma for me. You have two strengths of methimazole but don't know how much to give of either?

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