Search results for: prednisone
Chemotherapy toxicity in dog cancer: Acetyl-L-Carnitine (ALC)
…for lymphoma (so far, one treatment of vincristine and Cytoxan and prednisone). Not sure how much more we want this brave guy to endure but, so far, he seems to…Read More
Ginger to Help Dogs with Cancer
…about this? Can this be given safely with prednisone? Inez My 11 yr. old golden retriver (love of my life) has been diagnoised with HSA. She recently had surgery to…Read More
Fine needle aspirates to diagnose dog cancer?
…into abbess- found puss Second visit to vet: Shot of prednisone, more antibiotic (clavamox) – everything else as directed previously- oral prednisone & Benadryl. Added eye drops. -Improvement to eyes,…Read More
More on Curcumin and Dog Cancer
…alternatives to chemotherapy. I am currently giving him 1000mg of Pau D’ Arco twice a day, and 50mg of Prednisone once a day. Can I give him Turmeric in addition…Read More
Vitamin C for Canine Cancer Patients? Part 2
…presentation). We cropped the tail and the eye lid at first shrank from the Prednisone but is returning to it’s full size. Radiographs revealed a mediastinal mass and I’m pretty…Read More
My Dog Has Osteosarcoma: Should I Allow Amputation?
…and getting second opinions from specialists. On one occasion my maltese diagnosed with GME was told to go off his prednisone after a few months to see if it came…Read More
Neoplasene as a Dog Cancer Treatment
…50 mg Benadryl BID(which puts him to sleep fast) so far for one week. I would like to add Vit C and possibly prednisone to his routine if worthwhile to…Read More
Exciting News for Apocaps
…Prednisone daily as well as OTC Benadryl, Pepcid AC. I bought the Dog Cancer Guide and converted to a home cooked diet, supplementing with Apocaps. I have not been giving…Read More
Guardian Versus Dog Lover in Dog Cancer
…put him on prednisone, and the tumor went down some, but did not go away completely. Now it seems a bit inflammed and my dog keeps trying to lick at…Read More
Not All Soft Lumps are Lipomas!
…about cancer and lumps….do you want to watch them? Also about Apocaps and pred, see: Here is what it says: “Can I give Apocaps with prednisone, prednisolone or other anti-inflammatory…Read More
CyberKnife RadioSurgery in Pets
…be weaned off the prednisone (5mg 2x/day). She has experienced a couple episodes of post-therapy swelling that can occur that requires a five days course of increased prednisone to 5mg/AM…Read More
Summer Dangers for Dogs with Cancer
…been started on Prednisone, because I considered chemo then changed my mind when the Prednisone took down the swelling behind both what the nurse described as “knees” plus a one…Read More
…I went to a holistic vet who prescribed prednisone and some other herbs to boost her immune system. With the prednisone I knew that it would only prolong her life…Read More
How to Help Your Dog with Cancer When He Won’t Eat
…suppress the immune system. Our vet mentioned prednisone to consider for treatment (my understanding is that taken alone, it only manages the symptoms and doesn’t increase survival time). It is…Read More
Diet and Dogs with Cancer
…and she is on Palladia, Prednisone, Benedril and Prilosec. When she experiences loose stools she takes Metro, which definitely helps. Initially, the MCT decreased in size considerably very quickly. She…Read More
Fantastic fungus and dog cancer..medicinal mushrooms!?
…agreed that use of the products along with a regime of Prednisone was worthwhile. I am happy to say that our golden had a wonderful 15 months of quality life….Read More
…Hosp Assoc 23:221, 1987. Treatment of lymphoma and leukemia with cyclophosphamide, vincristine, and prednisone. Cotter SM, Goldstein MA. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 19:159, 1983. Evaluation of a 6-month chemotherapy…Read More
The Oncologist’s Perspective on Statistics: Part Two
…diagnosis), stage (how advanced), and prior use of prednisone. For a recent patient, Stella, I was happy to report that she had had many positive predictors: the cancer was in…Read More
Is Quinoa Safe for Dogs with Cancer?
…to do it’s deadly business. That’s why reducing inflammation becomes a very important part of treating cancer. Drugs like prednisone and piroxicam are used in chemotherapy protocols for dogs primarily…Read More
Important Issues in Chemotherapy
…dividing cells if one were to try to hit cancer cells but not body cells. This has been the traditional strategy. Cyclophosphamide, Lomustine (CCNU), doxorubicin (Adriamycin), vincristine (Oncovin), prednisone, and…Read More
Why Is My Dog Trembling and Shaking?
…rest, physical therapy, and laser treatments. Shaker Syndrome usually responds to the steroid prednisone. Electrolyte Imbalance Electrolyte imbalances can cause your dog’s cells to not work properly. In some cases…Read More
Chemo side effects: What should I do?
…but particularly Doxorubicin (Adriamycin), cyclophoshamide, prednisolone or prednisone, Lomustine, Palladia, vincristine, L-asparaginase, and more. You should ask your veterinarian or oncologist about the specific effects of your dog’s treatment, and…Read More
Intestinal Cancer and Curcumin for Dogs
…Prixocam, Etogesic, Previcoxx, and so on. If your dog is on corticosteroids like prednisone, prednisolone, triamcinolone or dexamethasone, the same advice holds. If your dog has ulcers, or has problems…Read More
What Makes Canine Lymphoma Different?
…(I couldn’t find). 2) Oncologist has Blue on 20mg Prednisone + 4mg Chlorambucil every AM, and 60mg Cerenia every PM. Biggest challenge is night time panting + lack of sleep….Read More
Common Cancer Mistake: Assuming Chemotherapy Is Not an Option
…to a healthier diet of raw (Primal) and no carbs. This was two weeks before we tried the chemo and prednisone. I do have the free Dog Cancer Diet. I,…Read More
Vaccinating Dogs with Cancer
…dog after a round of yearly booster shots. I can’t prove it, but after my dogs’ vaccine reaction, we had to administer prednisone in such a high dose to shut…Read More
Dog Cancer and the Malaria Drug Artemisinin
…8yr old Greyhound was just diagnoses with early Osteosarcoma to the leg. He has currently started prednisone and I am giving him vitc with bioflavins 2000mg 2x per day. I…Read More
Why use stomach medication for mast cell tumors?
…Benadryl? Does it make sense to mix and match antacids, or should we pick one? She also has Ondansetron for nausea, a drug (Sulfa-something)for ulcers, a small dose of Prednisone…Read More
The Shock of Dog Cancer
…life. The vet put her on Prednisone and antibiotics and prescribed food specifically for this infection. For a couple of days, she was becoming back to her old self, then…Read More
The Oncologist’s Perspective on Chemotherapy and Low White Blood Cell Counts: Part 2
…been two months old. He’s been on prednisone, atopica and tremadol since two months old. Sometimes the red cells are extremely low. We had a bone marrow test with the…Read More
Is There A Reason For All This Dog Cancer, part 2
…lymphoma on Easter. We chose to not do traditional treatments and opted to follow your diet and supplements with Prednisone. We have followed your recommendations for dosing on Apocaps used…Read More
Lumps On Dogs: When To Get Them Checked By A Veterinarian
…the surgery. He was placed on Benadryl, Prednisone and Pepcid during his time in chemotherapy. 1/2 way through the Vinblastine sessions they US the lymph again but found it to…Read More
The oncologist’s thoughts on what to do after the aspirate confirms mast cell tumor?
…all in your struggle with this terrible cancer. Dr. Susan Ettinger Hi Debra, Vetalog is a steroid, a different form of prednisone. It is well- known that steroids can have…Read More
The Number One Way to Cure Canine Cancer
…on prednisone and get a few more good weeks out of him. We have three kids and Titan has been part of their lives for the last five years. The…Read More
Low Dose Chemotherapy and Cancer
…stridor. We certainly were not prepared for the diagnosis. He also had an infection. He started Vincristine and prednisone today (Wisconsin protocol). He has been on omega 3’s for 3…Read More
Pain in Dog Cancer and Life Quality
…track emotionally so I can focus on his quality of LIFE. Hydro has his up and down days, I started feeding him raw food it has helped, He’s on prednisone…Read More
New Approaches to Squamous Cell Cancer
…pamidronate and is on mirtazapine and prednisone. Below is the list of medications and supplements I am considering giving her. Are there any of these medications and supplements she should…Read More
Grief: Not A Four Letter Word
…couldn’t afford chemo and so he was put on prednisone. They gave him three to four weeks, but we had to euthanize him yesterday after just eighteen days, as his…Read More
Is There Hope For Dog Cancer?
…Boots has cancer in the lymph nodes. We are awaiting test results to confirm, meanwhile he is on prednisone to reduce the swelling. He started to loose weight fast, that’s…Read More
But Will Palladia Work?
…(Tast of the Wild kibble) but also going toward home-cooked . Is treatment is being managed with Chinese Herbs Stais Breaker and Wei Qi Booster, Benadryl, Vit. C, Prednisone (every…Read More
Help overcome dog food dangers: which oils for cancer??
…I forgot to mention that due to Kiki’s thyroid, the vet cannot give her the designer non-steroid anti-inflamation meds like Rimadyl or Prednisone. She is on Torbutrol for pain and…Read More
Things You Need To Know About Radiation for Dog Cancer
…with prednisone and is now gone. At that time it was discovered that the tumor had returned and it is progressing but slowly. Metacam has helped to hold it at…Read More
Signs of Brain Cancer In Dogs
…treated him with homeopathy, chinese herbs, acupuncture and diet and prednisone at first after seeing our neurologist and holistic vet, and it helped tremendously, but only for a period of…Read More
New Ways To Boost Immunity
…I’ve been researching on dog cancer for the past 3 weeks like crazy!!! Your information has been awesome. As of now, my dog has been on Prednisone for almost 3…Read More
The Most Important Question in Dog Cancer
…old!!!!…I have changed his diet from dog food from bags to rice and ground beef…I am trying a Keto type diet…he is prednisone and is hanging in…Can’t believe this is…Read More
Five Common Mistakes with Cancer Surgery, and How To Avoid Them In Your Dog
…a high grade aggressive type tumor. 5 weeks after removal it was back- big with black necrotic edge. Had it removed a second time… Would prednisone help slow the re…Read More
Canine Cancer Surgery: Dog Owners…Check on the pain control!
…dogs? She is on Tramadol (150 mg x twice daily) and Prednisone (20 mg @ 8 PM, 10 mg @ 8 AM). Does this mean she is just hiding the…Read More
Homeopathy for Dog Cancer?
…the name of the remedy? Best, DR D Beverly Hello, a very interesting article. The Neurologist we just went to for our eight year old Aussie had prescribed 20mg prednisone…Read More
Common Dog Cancer Mistake: Doing Too Many Diagnostic Tests Before Seeing the Oncologist
…tests came back and they said no it’s Gastritis. Then. No. It’s her back. They prescribed prednisone. But no changes as she got a little worse I then brought her…Read More
What’s My Dog’s Prognosis? When to “Believe” Numbers You Hear from Your Vet
…has a lot of spunk in her, eats well all her blood work comes back normal, she is on prednisone and tramadol in other words ( comfort care) I no…Read More