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Diabetes Insipidus (4 replies)

Becky
1 year ago
Becky 1 year ago

I have a young cat that as been diagnosed and is being treated for diabetics insipidis. 

It is very rare in cats. Signs and symptom are excessive drinking and excessive urination. 

As it is so rare, I am starting a new thread in case someone  has any questions.  I might even have some answers. But a veterinarian should be the first person your cat should see. 

Dave Baker
1 year ago
Dave Baker 1 year ago

Hi, Becky. This is a good idea. I'm sure there are quite a few folks out there going through the same trials.

Becky
1 year ago
Becky 1 year ago

Thank you

Melissa Smith
1 year ago
Melissa Smith 1 year ago

Hi Becky! This is the first time I have ever heard of it -- what are some of the challenges you face?

Becky
1 year ago
Becky 1 year ago

I have to give him Desmopresson twice a day  the rest of his life. Once a month I have to get a urine sample to check the specific gravity of the urine. The 

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