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by MooBear
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Dosage of keppra and keppra XR
Replies: 11
Views: 1913

Re: Dosage of keppra and keppra XR

Hi Kestral...my inquiry was right above yours. My Cavalier is 24 pounds and is presently on 750 mg XR Keppra, 32.4 mg Pheno, and 50 mg gabapentin twice a day. Zonisamide was tried and he would not eat and it bothered his stomach. He was having seizures every 4-6 weeks, but last month (September) he ...
by MooBear
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Dosage of keppra and keppra XR
Replies: 11
Views: 1913

Re: Dosage of keppra and keppra XR

Good morning...just increased pup's dosage of Keppra XR from 500 mg 2 X day to 750 mg 2 X day. Doing this by giving one whole 500 mg Keppra (Levetirecetam) and cutting one in half...they are pills, not capsules. Noted it has been said that it is not wise to cut a 500 mg in half as I was told by vet ...
by MooBear
Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Add Zonisamide or increase Keppra dose?
Replies: 22
Views: 7226

Re: Add Zonisamide or increase Keppra dose?

Hi all...new to this forum...Mylo my 2 yo Cavalier, was diagnosed with IE at the age of 1 in August of 2016. He had had 3 unexplained times when we came home to find him in his kennel with his tummy wet and his bed damp. This was unusual, as he had never had an accident in his kennel before. These i...