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Stage 2 kidney disease maybe, will not eat and nausea. Gave

cerenia. Now drooling and lethargy JA...
stage 2 kidney disease maybe, will not eat and nausea. Gave cerenia. Now drooling and lethargy
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. This sounds like it might be serious. I'll let the Veterinarian know what's going on ASAP. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the cat?
Customer: thank you. The drool is grey, and also the cat is 12 years old. maine coon
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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand your cat is having problems with nausea and loss of appetite. This can be caused by a few different things including kidney disease. However, stage 2 kidney disease will not usually cause nausea, so I would not suspect that to be a reason. If the Cerenia was given more than 24 hours ago, then likely another dose will be needed. Also, if there is no evidence of liver or pancreas inflammation then steroid therapy is a good choice.

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