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by jilbert57
08 Jun 2020, 23:38
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: It’s so stressful
Replies: 6
Views: 186

Re: It’s so stressful

Hi. Would you like to provide us with some information on your pup? What was the result of the Tli test? Was the B12 and folate tested? What food is your pup on and how much a day? How are you preparing the food with the enzymes? What medications is your dog on? 4 things must come together before an...
by jilbert57
08 Jun 2020, 15:49
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Any information on Reglan/Metoclopramide
Replies: 22
Views: 545

Re: Any information on Reglan/Metoclopramide

Yes, as Barb says the Metro can cause neurological issues in some animals.

Jill
by jilbert57
07 Jun 2020, 14:11
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Any information on Reglan/Metoclopramide
Replies: 22
Views: 545

Re: Any information on Reglan/Metoclopramide

Metoclopramide (brand names Reglan® and Maxolon®) is used in dogs, cats, and small mammals to stimulate stomach and upper small intestinal movement to prevent esophageal reflux, a condition where stomach acid backs up into the esophagus (the muscular tube connecting the throat and stomach) and throa...
by jilbert57
05 Jun 2020, 21:11
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Newly Diagnosed GSD
Replies: 14
Views: 424

Re: Newly Diagnosed GSD

Hi and welcome!
How many cups of food does your dog eat a day? What food are you feeding?
Thanks

Jill
by jilbert57
02 Jun 2020, 15:52
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Opal won't eat? Why?
Replies: 11
Views: 437

Re: Opal won't eat? Why?

Thanks Bri for the nice report! It is an awful feeling when they won't eat.
Let us know if you find out more on kidneys.

Jill
by jilbert57
31 May 2020, 23:13
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: New member with SID/SIBO puppy & questions!
Replies: 19
Views: 1380

Re: New member with SID/SIBO puppy & questions!

Thank you for the update. Let us know how the Ultamino works.

Jill
by jilbert57
31 May 2020, 18:32
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Anal gland problem -- related to EPI treatment?
Replies: 2
Views: 131

Re: Anal gland problem -- related to EPI treatment?

Did your vet say what to do if the poops were hard? You might try a small amount of regular canned pumpkin to see if that helps. I would call the vet Monday and ask. Did you complete the course of antibiotic? Maybe look up the antibiotic and see if constipation is a side effect? I don't think it is ...
by jilbert57
28 May 2020, 22:14
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: At Wit’s End
Replies: 7
Views: 271

Re: At Wit’s End

The pancreatin powder is meant to be mixed with food and warm water and incubated for 15 minutes before eating. It would be in the pups best interest to have a fasting Tli test done to confirm EPI.

Jill
by jilbert57
28 May 2020, 22:00
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Opal won't eat? Why?
Replies: 11
Views: 437

Re: Opal won't eat? Why?

When Mickeys thyroid got low he was very fearful. And also when his B12 was low he was fearful.

Jill
by jilbert57
26 May 2020, 09:14
Forum: Epi4Dogs Forum
Topic: Food questions
Replies: 2
Views: 152

Re: Food questions

Thank you for fostering! Have you read any of the information from our site? Lots of good things. Here is a link for Quick start guide in Australia: Scroll down for links for Australia: https://epi4dogs.com/epi-quick-guides-outside-usa Do you know if B12 was checked? EPi level needs to be upper high...