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    Each day the Oscar comes looking for his medicated pellet with more ferocity. It seems he particularly likes the taste of them. I've used up all of the initial two batches of dusted wafers. So he's gotten:

    1 day of one wafer estimated to hold 60mg metroplex
    5 days of one wafer estimated to hold 20mg metroplex

    And I've used up my supply of already-made wafers. I can mix up a new batch, and depending on how much Focus I mix in with it I can control how much metroplex goes on each pellet. I'm tending to think I should aim on the high end. Most of what I've read seems to indicate there's not much danger of overdose. I haven't checked on him today but as of yesterday I'd say the HITH is neither getting better nor worse.
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    The metro must be helping is he's started to become eager for food. That is a very good sign. I would use the 1:1 ratio for the next batch.

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    So 10 days in total with the medication now. I'm fasting the tank tonight and then I'll have to decide whether to keep medicating or not starting tomorrow. It seems to me there is improvement - the holes seem shallower, although they're still white colored. I had expected the whiteness to go away before the holes filled in. I took some photos.





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    I am glad he is looking better, I hope he continues to improve and eat for you.
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    The whiteness goes away as the holes partial fill in. The holes will never be completely gone.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brhino View Post
    Each day the Oscar comes looking for his medicated pellet with more ferocity. It seems he particularly likes the taste of them.
    Such wonderful news that he is eating for you! Best wishes for your Oscar's continued improvements under your excellent care.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rocksor View Post
    The whiteness goes away as the holes partial fill in. The holes will never be completely gone.
    Would you continue medicating the food at this point, or just give him regular food from now on?

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    per the instructions 1:1 dosing of metro and focus for up to 3 weeks.

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    I'll carry on for now then.

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    The holes seem to be getting shallower, but also wider... is that normal?
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