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by McGee
19 Mar 2019, 19:32
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Update on McGee; the little dachshund
Replies: 3
Views: 289

Update on McGee; the little dachshund

McGee is gaining nicely & his poo has been consistently normal. He had lost several pounds before we found out about EPI. He was about 12 pounds (down from 17) when we began giving him an ounce of lamb pancreas with each meal. We increased meals from 3 to 4 times per day. He is now 15.5 to 15 pounds...
by McGee
15 Feb 2019, 14:12
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI at 12 yrs old??? (post by McGee)
Replies: 8
Views: 662

Re: EPI at 12 yrs old??? (post by McGee)

Hello Jean. Thank you for your input and this amazing site.
by McGee
15 Feb 2019, 13:55
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI at 12 yrs old??? (post by McGee)
Replies: 8
Views: 662

Re: EPI at 12 yrs old??? (post by McGee)

Dear Izzy & Olesia, Thank you kindly for your response. You are correct, 'our dog ,our dollar' is a good motto. Since our first post we continue to move forward. We ordered the Schebo Elastase 1 Quick test and used it this morning. It clearly indicated EPI. We picked up fresh lamb pancreas Monday. W...
by McGee
10 Feb 2019, 21:00
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: EPI at 12 years?
Replies: 0
Views: 366

EPI at 12 years?

Hello, Our dachshund McGee is 12 now. Last June he was diagnosed with chronic dry eye and put on cyclosporine drops, artificial tears and both oral and topical antibiotics. After a few weeks he began having bloody diarrhea; a noted adverse reaction in 3% of dogs on cyclosporine. We stopped the drugs...