Ipodate treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats.

  title={Ipodate treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats.},
  author={Lorna A. Murray and Mark E Peterson},
  journal={Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association},
  volume={211 1},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of ipodate in the treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats. DESIGN Prospective case series. ANIMALS 12 cats with hyperthyroidism treated at The Animal Medical Center between November 1994 and March 1996. PROCEDURE Each cat initially received 100 mg of ipodate/d, PO. The drug's effects on clinical signs, body weight, heart rate, and serum triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine concentrations were evaluated 2, 4, 6, 10, and 14 weeks after initiation of… CONTINUE READING

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