... Good luck T Panic411. I know you will do what is best for your family & it sounds like you should put the dog to sleep. When I posted earlier about another vet's opinion I didn't know you had sick family members. As I said, I have lung diseases & am presently taking very potent antibiotics & have been on them for 8 months and have another 14 months to go. One of my... (15 replies)
... what is sudamonis (6 replies)
... I was told that Sudamonis bacteria is a natural bacteria and sometimes it overwhelmes an area of the body and you just need to get it under control. ... (15 replies)
... There's alot of places to find out what it is, how it's caused, ect. Hope this helps. ... (15 replies)
... Thanks. I'm having sputum cultures being done now to see what bacterias they find. Yesterday my doctor said he would put me back on antibiotics if they find something. ... (15 replies)
... Psedomonas is a big time strain of infection. It runs rampant in hospitals and nursing homes. ... (15 replies)
... get rid of, but if it's possibly causing problems, you may want to ask your doctor about tobi nebs or another inhalable antibiotic. Or possibly cipro. Tobi is very expensive and that could be why your doctor doesn't suggest trying it. ... (15 replies)
... and Bronchieactasis in my lungs and I was diagnosed with Pseudomonas. It is a tough bacteria to treat or so the doctors say. They aren't even trying to treat mine. ... (15 replies)
... called tobi. Some people are put on Cipro, Colmycin, Bactrim. He may never irradicate this bug. At this point it is a nonmucoid form and doesn't appear to cause any problems. It's a bug that CFers usually get and affects each one differently. ... (15 replies)
... If so, how was it treated, how long did it take to heal and what antibiotics are effective for it? ... (15 replies)
... has cervical cancer which she is in the start of fighting right now. She has a surgery in a few days for that too and also must keep her immune system as healthy as possible right now. ... (15 replies)
... water, dirt, etc. If someone in your house has cystic fibrosis it might be a cause for concern... Unless your dog is suffering... ... (15 replies)
... Trying searching for the word Pseudomonas. When pronouncing this word the P is silent. I am sure you will find lots of info. ... (15 replies)
... I tried to search for it and can't find anything.
did your dog get treated? antibiotics?
what did your vet say?
I don't think you need to put the dog to sleep.
if you've already been exposed, you've been exposed, putting the dog to sleep won't change that.
you just need to get treatment to take care of it. (15 replies)
... which is highly contagious to humans and I can't find any information on it here on the boards or on web searches except for people saying they had it but there is nothing telling how bad it is, what it is, etc... Is it treatable? ... (15 replies)
... as had a large pocket of infection on the inside of her knee, and when they took over 4 vials of infectious fluid off they said she had this sudimonis bacteria. What is it, what are the dangers and how is it treated? ... (1 replies)
... Try the correct spelling - pseudomonas. You'll be able to find a lot of information with this. (15 replies)
... I was on Biaxin and Ethambutol for 18 months to treat the MAC but it must have not gotten rid of the pseudomonas because the last bronchoscopy that I had showed I had pseudomonas. I think the doctor thinks that taking the antibiotics to try to get rid of it would do more harm that getting rid of it. In other words, if for some reason I needed antibiotics in the future, they... (15 replies)
... Thanks so much for the info! I'll try out the cleaners you mentioned....
Thanks! (15 replies)
... I don't know how pseudomonas affects animals but if a vet told me to put my pet down I believe I would call another vet for a second opinion. Heck, why don't you call that vet back that told you to put your dog to sleep & ask him to fully explain why you should do this because you don't really understand that much about pseudomonas.
Unfortunately, if my pet came down... (15 replies)