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by loren1951
Thu Jan 29, 2009 5:21 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: oscar
Replies: 1
Views: 1511

oscar

hi everyone, oscar finally got laid to rest yesterday. he normally would be taking seizures over a period of three days but this time it was really rapid, he was taking far too many in such a short time. he is now pain free and i'm still hurting. they put him to sleep on wednesday at 12-10am. i stil...
by loren1951
Sun Nov 30, 2008 2:42 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: my mistake, sorry
Replies: 1
Views: 2068

my mistake, sorry

hi everyone, my post the other day said that oscar was on 2000mg of pheno barb which was a mistake, he is actually on pot. bromide at 2000mg a day. i don't know where i got pheno barb from, maybe its just reading other posts that i got mixed up. sorry about that folks." silly me"
by loren1951
Thu Nov 27, 2008 7:41 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: seizing again after 4 months
Replies: 3
Views: 2176

seizing again after 4 months

hi everybody, oscar had his last seizures in august3rd this year, he was on 1000mg of pheno barb along with his epiphen. i had him at the vets on the 3rd august and the vet doubled his dose of pheno to 2000mg along with his epiphen, he then told me this is the highest dose that a dog can be on. he j...
by loren1951
Sun Jun 08, 2008 11:39 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: buying epilepsy drugs on line
Replies: 4
Views: 3950

buying epilepsy drugs on line

i was wondering if anyone has ever bought epilepsy drugs online. i was checking the prices of them online and they are a real good price.. i'm finding the vet fees a bit of a rip off, and also finding it hard to pay for them now. i would like to try the online ones but would they still have the same...
by loren1951
Thu Feb 07, 2008 2:44 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: allergy related help
Replies: 5
Views: 3576

thank you

thank you, i went on to that website you gave me and i've ordered two bottles of dander stuff. i should get it in about a weeks time.. thanks again for your help...loren
by loren1951
Thu Feb 07, 2008 11:32 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: allergy related help
Replies: 5
Views: 3576

allergy related help

hi all, i hope everbody is well..looking for some help..i've just found out i've got an allergy to my two border collies' its like itchy nose and eyes and my body has an itch too. i've started a course of claritose which should help a bit..i recall someone told me about neem oil that you put on the ...
by loren1951
Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: fitting after 3month break
Replies: 2
Views: 2336

fitting after 3month break

hi all, i hope everyone is well,my 4yr old collie [oscar] who was 3 month clear of seizures started again on the early hours of thursday.the first seizure was at 12-15am on thursday morning then the second was 12-15pm lunchtime on thursday, he has then had sezures today at 6am-1-15pm-5-15pm -9-15pm ...
by loren1951
Tue Sep 04, 2007 9:21 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: some good news
Replies: 4
Views: 3198

some good news

hi folks, i hope everybody is well. my 4yr old border collie who has been taking seizures in clusters since september2005 has been seizure free for 3 months now and i am so very happy. he is still on his pb,epiphen and diazepam but i added taurine capsules to his food about 15weeks ago and it seems ...
by loren1951
Mon Jul 23, 2007 2:31 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: silent seizures
Replies: 3
Views: 4030

silent seizures

can anyone tell me if there is such a thing as a silent seizure. the reason being my border collie has been taking seizures in clusters every month but about 2 months ago i put him on taurine capsules, his last cluster of seizures started on 3rd june all 22 of them.. but today he was acting very str...
by loren1951
Sat May 12, 2007 5:24 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: just heard about thistle milk
Replies: 10
Views: 11116

just heard about thistle milk

hi i hope all the babies are well....i've just heard about thistle milk that its good for the liver... can anyone tell me about it and how much dosage to give....thanks for any help........oscars mum 4yr old border collie.
by loren1951
Mon Mar 26, 2007 9:47 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: looking for gel cooling pad
Replies: 3
Views: 2794

looking for gel cooling pad

hi, i hope everyone is well...i'm looking to buy an ice pack for oscar when he has a seizure. i have tried the internet but can't find any for his size. i gota small one but don't know if its helping any...from his neck to the bottom of his back measures 20 inches,the ice pack i've got just now is o...
by loren1951
Sun Jan 28, 2007 5:57 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: less seizures
Replies: 1
Views: 1651

less seizures

hi, i hope everyone is well today, oscar only had 6 seizures this month compared to 13 last month. i'l still be taking him to the vets to get his blood levels checked, hopefully the seizures will get less and less, we can only pray for a seizure free life. he is back to his normal self again thank g...
by loren1951
Wed Jan 24, 2007 8:59 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: more seizures
Replies: 1
Views: 1778

more seizures

hi i hope everyone is well,oscar had another 2 seizures since my last post this mornin, he seems to be coming around a lot better these days, ihope he does'nt have any more today.. if he's alright tomorrow i will take him to the vets to check his blood count, he's fast asleep just now thank god so h...
by loren1951
Tue Jan 23, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: sleepless night ahead
Replies: 3
Views: 2904

sleepless night ahead

oscar my border collie just took a fit 10minutes ago, i gave him 2 diaz and hope he calms down, he's running up and down again, so it looks like another sleepless night for me, hope everyone else is well
by loren1951
Tue Jan 23, 2007 10:41 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: icecream everyday
Replies: 2
Views: 2469

icecream everyday

i have a border collie aged 3 and a half and was wondering should i give him some ice cream every night or is it just afer he has a siezure he should get it. thanks for any help..