Questions and answers - Hyperthyroidism in cats

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  1. I am not happy about my cat undergoing surgery to treat his hyperthyroidism. Are there other treatment options?

  2. My cat has been diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and is doing well on medication. Is it necessary to return to my vet for a check up?

  3. I work full time and am unable to dose my cat with medication during the day. Are there other treatment possibilities?

  4. How long do I need to give medication to my cat to treat hyperthyroidism?

  5. My cat is on daily medication for hyperthyroidism. What should I do if I forget to give a tablet?

  6. My cat started on medication for hyperthyroidism 3 days ago. It has stopped eating, could the medication cause this?