Message Number: YG1268 | New FHL Archives Search
From: katharine
Date: 2001-03-14 17:45:00 UTC
Subject: Re: Serax for Appetite Stimulation

Patty wrote:
<I can't think of how this will work for an
appetitite stimulant-
I can see how it might work in an animal with
anxiety as part of the problem with not eating.<

My vet said he's had a lot of success with this
drug with cats and thought it MIGHT help Champ. I
didn't question how he originally decided to try
this drug for an appetite stimulant but I would
think he got the idea somewhere. He normally
doesn't prescribe drugs without some basis for
doing so.

Hopefully some of the vets on the List will
comment on the use of this drug for an appetite