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    Quality control issues with pharmacy for chlorambucil

    Hi all, our SCL cat gets chlorambucil from Stokes Pharmacy, and we’ve had quality control issues multiple times now. The first time, there were two tablets in one blister pack. The second time last week, the medication was scuffed and our order of six mini-tabs was split into 4 and 2. It it...
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    Reducing Prednisolone for SCL - Need Advice

    How easy is it to do the monthly glucose test? I'm wondering if we can accept the diabetes risk, and just test for it regularly, similar to what is sounds like you are doing. I saw other threads on this forum that also seemed to indicate that steroid-induced diabetes would be reasonably...
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    Reducing Prednisolone for SCL - Need Advice

    We emailed our vet to clarify, and she confirmed that yes, she does consider vomiting 2-3 times per week within the acceptable range.... On top of that, we agreed to do 5mg/2.5mg on alternating days in the meantime, and four days in, she already threw up for the first time in a month. We are...
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    Reducing Prednisolone for SCL - Need Advice

    How much throwing up frequency would you consider a “bad day” vs unreasonable? In the past we’ve usually increased medicine after she throws up 2-3 in a week. Maybe it would be a good idea for us to clarify with our vet what she means exactly by an acceptable frequency?
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    Reducing Prednisolone for SCL - Need Advice

    Thanks everyone for your responses! After thinking them all over and going over Tikka’s medication history, I have some additional questions. Based on everyone’s encouragement, ight now our plan is to ask our current vet for a second opinion. One question we had is, would there be a lot of...
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    Reducing Prednisolone for SCL - Need Advice

    Hi everyone. We are new to the forum, but wanted to post because we feel a little stuck about some contradictory advice we received, and want help deciding between the two. Just to give a summary our cat’s situation, last summer she started having issues with weight loss, vomiting, and...
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