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by padncalsmom
Mon Jan 14, 2008 12:07 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New and already increasing medication - panic!
Replies: 14
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Pad seems to be really unsteady for about 5 minutes, but then will get closer to back to normal. Of course, at that point he is ravenous, so I will give him a half meal and probably some biscuit treats as well. After that, he is very tired for the rest of the day, but that's about it. Can someone le...
by padncalsmom
Mon Jan 14, 2008 9:15 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New and already increasing medication - panic!
Replies: 14
Views: 6404

My dogs will not go over the gate since it is at the top of the stairs. Pad is not running during his post-ictal phase, just kind of stumbling around. I will just have to wait and see. If I had been thinking, I would have taken the chair out of the room when I went to get the valium, but clearly, th...
by padncalsmom
Sun Jan 13, 2008 6:12 pm
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New and already increasing medication - panic!
Replies: 14
Views: 6404

Where do you keep your pup at night?

Thanks for your responses. I've just started marking on the calendar when Pad seizes, and will add time of day, etc. He has been all over the board - 9 am, 3 am, 8 pm. It is definitely potassium bromide being added - once you wrote it, I recognized the name. Pad did have a handful of tests when he w...
by padncalsmom
Sat Jan 12, 2008 11:34 am
Forum: New to Canine Epilepsy
Topic: New and already increasing medication - panic!
Replies: 14
Views: 6404

New and already increasing medication - panic!

My dog Paddington had his first seizure in November, and has started having "breakthrough" seizures. He started with 68.5 mg phenobarbital pills twice a day, and since he has had two seizures I have seen in the last 9 days, this morning the vet recomended he go to 1.5 of those pills twice a day, plu...