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by midousuji
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:34 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Cluster Seizures Across 3 days
Replies: 2
Views: 901

Re: Cluster Seizures Across 3 days

I am so sorry you have had to experience this. I am so glad that she has such a dedicated care team and is in safe hands now. Unfortunately I have been looking at a similar situation, switching to keppra from phenobarb has just been decreasing in effectiveness slowly over time. I am not sure if it's...
by midousuji
Sat Dec 02, 2017 11:21 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Potassium Bromide addition- worsening seizures?
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Potassium Bromide addition- worsening seizures?

Apologies for making an additional topic while I already have one, I figure this is a totally separate topic so it should be on its own. My Australian Cattle Dog, Hal, has been having issues with Keppra (500mg, 3 x per day). It simply isn't as effective for him as phenobarbital was, which we stopped...
by midousuji
Fri Nov 10, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Keppra ups & downs?
Replies: 3
Views: 1509

Re: Keppra ups & downs?

Hi Shilohsmom! It really wasn't even a choice- I could NOT leave him to grow old in a shelter for the rest of his life just because of his epilepsy. He is the sweetest and smartest dog I have ever met, and he is so well trained and well behaved. It really broke my heart to learn he had been adopted ...
by midousuji
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:35 am
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Keppra ups & downs?
Replies: 3
Views: 1509

Keppra ups & downs?

hi everyone, i am brand new to this forum. thank you for all the information and tips youve already posted here, you have all already helped me immensely! i hope i can be of help to someone too. i have an australian cattle dog, 4 or 5 years old, a rescue named hal. we adopted him knowing he had epil...
by midousuji
Thu Sep 21, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Treatment & Maintenance Issues for Epileptic Dogs
Topic: Keppra ups & downs?
Replies: 1
Views: 875

Keppra ups & downs?

hi everyone, i am brand new to this forum. thank you for all the information and tips youve already posted here, you have all already helped me immensely! i hope i can be of help to someone too. i have an australian cattle dog, 4 or 5 years old, a rescue named hal. we adopted him knowing he had epil...