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by revets
Mon May 19, 2014 1:58 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Anyone have a dog that gets hyperactive with meds?
Replies: 5
Views: 5816

Re: Anyone have a dog that gets hyperactive with meds?

yes bailey my collie is very hyper ,hes had epilepsy since he was 4 ,hes nearly 11 [ when he first went on meds he was on 120mgs phenobarb and 1000 mgsof potassium bromide ,he was a very well trained dog I used to compete in obedience with him ,since being on the drugs he s like a puppy that's never...
by revets
Sun Feb 24, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Diagnosis & Testing
Topic: Hi there, I'm new and I went to the neurologist today...
Replies: 6
Views: 5168

Re: Hi there, I'm new and I went to the neurologist today...

hi hun ,im going to be honest its ur choice ,no,one can advise you on this but if it was my dog ,id no way let him go thru surgery,the reason being i had a brain tumour removed 12 yrs ago ,i was paralysed from neck down and im now left with left sided weakness similar to stroke symptoms,theres no wa...
by revets
Fri Aug 31, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: are the drugs causing this behaviour
Replies: 5
Views: 3199

Re: are the drugs causing this behaviour

i have tried to cut pot bro down but he jus fits x
by revets
Thu Aug 30, 2012 1:44 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: phenobarb
Replies: 1
Views: 1599

phenobarb

is there a difference between phenobarb and epiphem
by revets
Thu Aug 30, 2012 1:13 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: are the drugs causing this behaviour
Replies: 5
Views: 3199

are the drugs causing this behaviour

hi im new to this forum,would the drugs phenobarb and pot bromide cause my dog to keep barking and not settle its driving me bonkers ,i put the kids to bed sit down to chillax n the dog has mr up down up down etc help needed pleeese x
by revets
Wed Aug 29, 2012 1:26 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: children
Replies: 1
Views: 1503

children

hi just wondered how u r finding it with young children around ,what to tell them if the dog fits etc . my 2 kids r very good around him ,play lots of fetch games n doggy in the middle lol but its always at the back of my mind that he is an epi ,but my kids love him n he loves them ,obviously im sen...
by revets
Tue Aug 28, 2012 3:16 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: 9 yr old border collie
Replies: 1
Views: 1307

9 yr old border collie

hi my dog bailey has been fitting since he was 4 ,at the time i had twin boys of 10 mths old ,i thought at first it was sleep deprivation , he was on 60 mgs of pheno and 1000 mg pot brom (epilease) n i felt it was well controlled apart from weakness in bak legs . a few mths ago he started fitting ev...