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My cat has many many scabs and is constantly licking, I have purchased Finally a BROAD SPECTRUM (2in1) for Cats 2-15LB Flea Control oral Capsules. NOW 210 mg LUFENURON + 15mg NITENPYRAM in each capsule Once a month TUNA f Sold by: Amazon.com LLC I bought this for flea control, what I want to know is if I buy Derma-IonX for my cat can I give her both of these without upsetting her system, I am avoiding the Vet as they are expensive and am at my wits end here.

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February 13, 2015 at 6:50 AM

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Dear Bev,

Did you see fleas before you started the medication? It will be OK to use DERMA-OPNX while your cat is on the flea med. Just give it at a separate time. You might want to look at some of our products to help the skin. DERMA-IONX which is an oral homeopathic product stimulates the enzyme systems in the body which aids the skin and helps with assimilation of nutritional components in diet and supplements. The supplements I use along with it include probiotics and Omega 3,6,9. The probiotics are helpfully in restoring the intestinal flora after the effects of the medication. These supplements together with DERMA-IONX can produce a synergistic response. I would also suggest that you give your cat only filtered water for drinking and bathing if your water contains chlorine or fluoride.

For the dietary modifications you might want o try a grain free diet and feeding cooling foods according to Chinese food therapy. Fish and turkey are considered to be cooling. Chicken and lamb are warming. Of course if your cat has a food sensitivity to a particular food do not give that food.

It would be a good idea to bring a stool sample to your veterinarian to have it checked for the presence of parasites. Many pets acquire tapeworms from fleas. Tapeworms can create poor skin and coat. Please feel free to contact us again if you have any other questions.

Best wishes,

Dr. Char www.vetionx.com

Dr. Char Wilson, DVM Health Coach answered
February 14, 2015 at 12:07 PM
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