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Old 04-27-2009, 12:30 PM
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Default Re: Please help - bad reaction with Trilo - don't know what to do next?

Originally Posted by matea View Post
I'd like to start treating it ASAP though, because it probably wasn't diagnosed for a while. I know that's common, but for a long time we thought it was just 'old dog' symptoms.
Trilostane (and Lysodren) can do more harm than good if your pup doesn't really have the disease. Cushing's is typically a slow growing disease, so please take the time to be more sure of the diagnosis.

Don't feel former vet said my pup was just getting old even after the UCCR and ACTH stim test suggested further testing for Cushing's. My pup was showing signs about 1-1/2 to 2 years before being diagnosed.


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