5mg a day was too much and he was having bad side effects, extreme lethargy, he stopped eating,and drinking and his diarrhea actually got worse. Half a pill ever other day was not enough his stool was normal the first day then back to diarrhea the second. Half a pill mg a day seems to be the formula that works for him. He tolerates it well,and his stool remains normal. Mischief is much more active and healthy now,and is actually gaining weight. I am very pleased. Like I said I think it saved his life. Also the drug is very inexpensive $10 bucks a month
I put 1000mg of lysine in the water bowl. My cats like it. Herpes can be cured with colloidal silver but it takes time and good colloidal silver isn’t super cheap. I put that in their water as well and they get little doses every time they drink. You can also boost your cats immunity with astragalus root. If you can find it you can add olive leaf extract as well. There are many herbs that can be used with cats for this. Dr. Karen Becker is a holistic vet and can be found on Lots of great information can be found there for both humans and animals. They also carry some of the treatments. Worth checking it out.