Cat Veterinary

Have Cat Questions? Ask a Cat Vet Online.

Ask a Cat Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Thank you .Since yesterday,I've been using an herbal product…

Customer Question
Ok thank you .Since yesterday,I've...
Ok thank you .Since yesterday,I've been using an herbal product for cats with diarrhea it has the following things-a proprietary blend of Oregon grape root,red raspberry leaf,muellein leaf,agrimony aerial parts,marshmallow root,Thymus vulgaris,and ginger rhizome.It got hundreds of good reviews and I've read that Berbers and thymus vulgaris are good at killing bad bacteria-rmequivalent to metronidizole.also,how long should I wait after using this to start the metronidizole?
Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Cat Veterinary Question
Answered in 8 minutes by:
11/19/2017
Cat Veterinarian: Dr. Kara, Veterinarian replied 8 months ago
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara, Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 18,837
Experience: Over 20 years of experience as a veterinarian.
Verified

I have no experience with this product.

It may well be effective, but I cannot comment on it because I don't know.

I'm going to opt out and perhaps there is a homeopathic veterinarian that can guide you and has experience with it.

Please don't reply as that will send it back to me.

Ask Your Own Cat Veterinary Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with a cat veterinarianLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Dr. Gary Your Own Question
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 3,956
3,956 Satisfied Customers
Experience: DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Gary is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Cat Veterinarian

3,956 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

4,816 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, Interests: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Pain Management

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

4,615 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

3,998 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet experience in medicine and surgery.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Cat Veterinarian

3,875 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

Dr. Drew

Dr. Drew

Cat Veterinarian

3,076 satisfied customers

Small Animal Medicine and Surgery

Dr. Deb

Dr. Deb

Cat Veterinarian

2,953 satisfied customers

I have been a practicing veterinarian for over 30 years.

< Previous | Next >

Related Cat Veterinary Questions
Pretty positive she has hyperthyroidism, she also has acne
Pretty positive she has hyperthyroidism, she also has acne even though she uses glass dishes, she also has a red spot on her gum above her canine tooth. She still eating, it isn't bleeding … read more
Dr. Kara
Dr. Kara
Veterinarian
18,837 satisfied customers
Time here - I have a Tobradex opth 5 ml SUS unopened here -
Hey , long time here - I have a Tobradex opth 5 ml SUS unopened here - wondering if I can use this on the eye of our Miniature Pinscher Tica Tica Costa Rica . She had a cloudy eye some time ago, took … read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
3 satisfied customers
My cat is itching a lot to the point where he's missing hair
My cat is itching a lot to the point where he's missing hair and I can feel his lymph nodes are swollen … read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,962 satisfied customers
My 11 yr cat has had a huge "raging" bacteria infection in
My 11 yr cat has had a huge "raging" bacteria infection in her bladder that we have done 3 rounds of antibiotics: 1st round was just a normal antibiotic, then for the 2nd one her urine was cultured to… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,962 satisfied customers
I have a 16 year old male Tuxedo cat with FIV. He seems to
I have a 16 year old male Tuxedo cat with FIV. He seems to have developed HGE. Are there any natural supplements I can give him that would help ? My vet says probiotic which does nothing. He is sweet … read more
Sarah Snow
Sarah Snow
466 satisfied customers
I had to take our 17 year old cat into the vet because she
I had to take our 17 year old cat into the vet because she has been exhibiting extreme diarrhea. They did a blood panel on her and everything was fine except for her liver. Apparently, she has some ki… read more
Scott Perry
Scott Perry
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2,962 satisfied customers
My cat is having some yellow or apricot color sticky vomit
my cat is having some yellow or apricot color sticky vomit with red streaks? what could be causing this? what can I do to help her? … read more
Dr Marta Lepes
Dr Marta Lepes
DVM owner
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
440 satisfied customers
My cat has developed thin black lines on s nose. These
My cat has developed thin black lines on his nose. These weren't there six months ago. I moved two weeks ago and am wondering if this could be a stress reaction, or an injury from when I put him in hi… read more
Dr Z
Dr Z
Small Animal Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,715 satisfied customers
You were such a huge help last time I wanted to come to you
Hi Dr. B you were such a huge help last time I wanted to come to you again. As a reminder from before I have a 7 year old Siamese who is recovering from pancreatitis. He has been doing well in fact la… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,481 satisfied customers
My cat is having a very bad reaction to the frontline treatment
My cat is having a very bad reaction to the frontline treatment I gave her yesterday. The hair has fallen off her neck. Its apparently very sore, she runs and screams and tries to scratch it. What can… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,875 satisfied customers
I got some "Vibactra" natural antibiotic alternative
I got some "Vibactra" natural antibiotic alternative for my cat who has a swollen cheek (infected bite wound), but I notice that it contains cloves. It has glowing reviews on Amazon from people who ha… read more
Dr. Andy
Dr. Andy
Medical Director
Doctoral Degree
4,816 satisfied customers
Hi, I need a little help. Wild mother cat brought up 3 wild
Hi, I need a little help. Wild mother cat brought up 3 wild kittens that seem to have coccidiosis (diarrhea, yellowish stool, sweet smell to stool). I'd say they're about 5 weeks old. She brought them… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,956 satisfied customers
My 17 yo cat, Saki, has some black marks on her gums. they
My 17 yo cat, Saki, has some black marks on her gums. they are predominately under her canine teeth but one in the back as well. She has very few teeth, and otherwise in fairly good shape for her age.… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
3,481 satisfied customers
I have been using a holistic animal medicine from Australia
I have been using a holistic animal medicine from Australia (Black Salve) on my 11 year-old female cat's sarcoma. The first mass was surgically removed in March, and in early April, I learned that it … read more
catzanddogz
catzanddogz
167 satisfied customers
My cat has a cold, can I put ginger power in her wet food to
My cat has a cold, can I put ginger power in her wet food to help this cold along? Her eyes drain clear, so I'm thinking it's a virus. She sneezes and hard time swalling. she seems to be getting littl… read more
Rebecca
Rebecca
Cat Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
3,875 satisfied customers
MY 15 YEAR OLD CAT HAS KIDNEY DISEASE HIS BUM WAS 116 FOR A
MY 15 YEAR OLD CAT HAS KIDNEY DISEASE HIS BUM WAS 116 FOR A FEW DAYS WENT DOWN TO 42....WAS IN THE HOSPITAL FOR 2 WEEKS I BRAUGHT HIM HOME HE'S ON PREDNISONE ONCE EVERY OTHER DAY AND AZODYL ONCE A DAY… read more
Dr. Andy
Dr. Andy
Medical Director
Doctoral Degree
4,816 satisfied customers
my 3yr old male neutered cat keeps getting urinary tract infections.
my 3yr old male neutered cat keeps getting urinary tract infections. he has a very bad one now and has been under vet care for almost 2 wks. he had to be hospitalized twice.he seems to perk up on iv, … read more
Dr. Andy
Dr. Andy
Medical Director
Doctoral Degree
4,816 satisfied customers
cat: 16 year old..kidney disease....she wont eat the special food
my mom's 16 year old cat just had a blood test which show signs of kidney disease....she won't eat the special food. what else can we do for this cat and my elderly mom?… read more
Dr.Fiona
Dr.Fiona
Veterinarian
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,587 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x