Still seizure free! But still stoned!

Greetings from miss Brooklyn and I. We have had great results with her medicine. She hasn’t had any seizures since March! Yay! My only complaint is that she is “stoned” acting for up to 4 hours after her medication administration. Dr. Lane said this is probably normal but we need to check her zonisamide and…

Wednesday night seizures

We’re getting ready to head upstairs Wednesday night. I’m in the kitchen,¬†and Brooklyn heads out to go out her doggie door. She then veers off to the right like she was being pulled by reins. She then laid down on the floor and started seizing. I laid down next to her, and just talked her…

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas from Brooklyn and I. She has done wonderful! No seizures for over two weeks. Her serum levels came back low, so they increased her zonisimide dose. She’s on two anti-convulsants, steroid and pepsid still. Your funds have gone towards her ongoing treatment (it’s pricey) and a little towards her bill. I am really…

We’re playing ball again!

Brooklyn is doing so much better this week. No seizures this week. Dr. Lane said she is doing well but seizures are a part of this disease recovery. That if they happen, I shouldn’t be alarmed. Its still really hard to watch your baby seize like that, and just have to sit by her and…

More seizures, more meds and a depressed dachshund.

She had another, longer more violent seizure Tuesday night. So that’s two within 24 hours and just under two weeks from her last one. I took her in and had her blood pressure checked and it was initially high, but lowered within a few minutes. She doesn’t even fight getting it done anymore. Which makes…

One-week check-up

Update from Dr. Lane: He says she looks great! Her neurological deficits are no more and she is on her way to a full recovery! God answered our prayers! He said her CSF came back with WBCs and viral infection. Viral encephalitis with inflammatory brain response. He said that it could be from her distemper…