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by Helena
Thu Jul 14, 2011 4:40 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: free medication
Replies: 2
Views: 1599

free medication

Hi, Our little lad died in November 2010, it is still very raw. We have quite a bit of medication left that may help someone with the cost of their pills and potions. There is the following:- 67 Keppra 500mg, 6 rectal Diazepan 10mg, 5 rectal Diazepan 5mg, 138 pheno 30mg and 24 KBR 250mg. We don't wa...
by Helena
Sun Jul 10, 2011 2:57 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: epilepsy medication
Replies: 1
Views: 1214

epilepsy medication

Hi, Our little lad died in November 2010, it is still very raw. We have quite a bit of medication left that may help someone with the cost of their pills and potions. There is the following:- 67 Keppra 500mg, 6 rectal Diazepan 10mg, 5 rectal Diazepan 5mg, 138 pheno 30mg and 24 KBR 250mg. We don't wa...
by Helena
Fri Dec 17, 2010 7:55 am
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Kepra 3 x a day?
Replies: 5
Views: 2057

Re: Kepra 3 x a day?

Hi Jake was on keppra three times a day. We were able to do this as we were home most of the time, we use to give it at 8.00am, 04.00pm and then i stayed up until 11.00pm to give him the last, I couldn't stay awake until midnight and the neurologist said an hour wouldn't matter. If we went any were ...
by Helena
Tue Dec 14, 2010 10:32 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge
Replies: 50
Views: 12261

Re: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge

I'm so sorry that Spike passed away, Les and I Know exactly how you feel. I haven't been on site just lately with the loss of Jake I couldn't bear it. It came as a shock to read about Spike. I'm so sorry I know you're missing your baby, we miss Jake everyday, everywhere we go there is something of J...
by Helena
Mon Nov 29, 2010 6:21 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge
Replies: 50
Views: 12261

Re: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge

Hello Scott and family,

Hang in there, you,re doing everything you can for Spike, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

I feel so bereft at the moment because of my little one going. will keep following Spikes progress.

Helena

Jake
Patterdale Terrier
2007 - 2010
by Helena
Fri Nov 26, 2010 12:34 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge
Replies: 50
Views: 12261

Re: New Member - Spike - 3 1/2 yr Olde English Bulldogge

I'm so sorry for Spike and your family. I hope that things work out. Unfortunately it didn't for me. Jake was 31/2 also and he suffered so much this month (Nov) from the 1st to 4th he wouldn't stop fitting, when the vet thought he was ok we took him home for him to start again as soon as the drugs w...
by Helena
Wed Nov 10, 2010 9:12 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Toby's progress....
Replies: 12
Views: 3222

Re: Toby's progress....

Hello Vivian, I'm so so sorry, I didn't realize that he passed away. I'm keeping everything crossed for my Jake, who at the moment has gone to bed with his dad. The sun shines through the bedroom window and is quite warm, he is a true sun worshiper, not good when you're all black as he warms up very...
by Helena
Wed Nov 10, 2010 6:08 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Toby's progress....
Replies: 12
Views: 3222

Re: Toby's progress....

Hi, Vivian, Yes Jake's brain swelled because of the kbr in his notes it said that he had an edema. Jake is a Patterdale Terrier. He has been to a neurologist and has had an MRI, thankfully that and the spinal tap came back ok. I've never heard of zonisamide, there was another drug that the neurologi...
by Helena
Tue Nov 09, 2010 3:35 pm
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Toby's progress....
Replies: 12
Views: 3222

Re: Toby's progress....

Hello Vivian When Jake was on the kbr before (end of last year, beginning of this year) he started to act very odd. He couldn't keep his balance on the snow and ice, hated for us to touch his head. After Christmas he couldn't stand, always falling, even when he shook himself, we thought he'd had a s...
by Helena
Tue Nov 09, 2010 11:09 am
Forum: Success Stories
Topic: Toby's progress....
Replies: 12
Views: 3222

Re: Toby's progress....

Hello Maizie, i have only just come across this web site. my dog Jake is nearly 4 years old, he has been an epileptic since he was 2. except for his first couple of fits he has had clusters. Unfortunately he isn't doing very well. He has seen a neurologist and there is nothing on his brain. Jake is ...