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Ham, pate, roast beef, corned beef, fried beef, poached chicken...and Tramadol

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Corygal1 Mon 07-Mar-16 17:46:33

Mr C still won't take it. I've tried everything. And the one time I got him down, he went very stressy and anxious until about 3am then passed out into a coma till midday.

I've kept him off it. Do I persevere? He has another op coming up and I don't want to freak him out unnecessarily.

He is ok otherwise at the mo, seems very happy. Ate broccoli from my mother's plate yesterday ie had to be given own parsley-trimmed coq au vin platter, sat neatly at the table with us eating and then went for a snore on the sofa as did my dad.

Corygal1 Mon 07-Mar-16 17:47:26

And lamb chops.

Fluffycloudland77 Mon 07-Mar-16 18:45:38

Well it doesn't seem to do much for him by the sound of it.

Anything else they can give him?.

RubbishMantra Mon 07-Mar-16 21:03:21

Hello Cory smile

I think I remember you saying he gets a crazy look in his eye for mayonnaise? I think Tramadol is a drug that brings on a bit of a sleepy feeling. Try coating it with mayo, or you could make a sort of ham, mayo and Tramadol hor's d'oeuvres and then he can enjoy his drug induced hazy-maze.

If that doesn't work, cat burrito time...

TheoriginalLEM Mon 07-Mar-16 21:17:34

what does he need it for? could you take him to thevetsfor injections? not tramadol but buprecare or vetergesic?

TheoriginalLEM Mon 07-Mar-16 21:20:54

tramadol isn't actually licenced for veterinary use but as there isno alternative available it can be used. it is morphine based and will make him sleepy.

Fluffycloudland77 Mon 07-Mar-16 21:30:19

Your cat eats better than me. And has access to good drugs.

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