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Antiviral Therapy - Feline Herpesvirus Treatment Options

CE Event Information

  • Description:
    Treatment options for cats infected with feline herpesvirus type 1 (FHV-I) have come a long way in recent years. A recently published review article on this topic is the subject of this specialty update.

    Discussion includes:
    - Mainstays of therapy - including topical and orally administered antiviral drugs
    - Commercially available drug therapies
    - Effective therapies no longer commercially available but available through compounding
    - What we know about the efficacy and safety of various antiviral drugs in cats including: interferons, acyclovir, ganciclovir, cidofovir, famciclovir, and lysine

    Running time: 25 mins

    Free registration for Premium members and Evidence Based Update subscribers http://vetvine.com/article/181/evidence-based-update-subscriptions). Basic Member Fee: $19.95
  • Sponsor: Diamondback Drugs
  • Presenter(s): Sheri L. Berger, DVM, DACVO
  • Fee (Basic Membership): $19.95


Featured Publications


The following journal articles or textbook chapters have been selected as Supplements to this event. You can elect to purchase them as part of a discounted seminar package fee.
Prepaid CE Subscribers will be assessed a supplement fee for articles purchased.

  • Antiviral and Immunomodulatory Drugs

    Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases, 2014, Chapter 7, Pages 54-65. Authors: Jane E. Sykes, Mark G. Papich.
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  • Feline Respiratory Viral Infections

    Canine and Feline Infectious Diseases, 2014, Chapter 23, Pages 239-251. Author: Jane E. Sykes.
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