Category Archives: FIP Articles

Neurological and Ocular

Feline Infectious Peritonitis: Neurological and Ocular FIP by Dr. Niels Pedersen

Neurological FIP: Can It Be Cured? This article was published by Dr. Niels Pedersen. Published with permission. Treatment of neurological and/or ocular FIP “The only effective treatment for neurological and/or ocular FIP is an antiviral drug such as GS-441524. The minimum dosage regimen for this form of FIP should be 5 mg/kg, SC, q24 h…

Feline Infectious Peritonitis and the Black-Market Production and Sale of GS-441524 (EVO984) and GC376

Black-Market Production and Sale of GS-441524 (EVO984) and GC376 Niels C. Pedersen, DVM PhD Distinguished Professor Emeritus School of Veterinary Medicine University of California, Davis April 26, 2019 A number of entities, largely in China, are manufacturing GS-441524 (GS) and GC374 (GC) for sale mainly to desperate owners of cats with FIP. Although the first…

Dr. Niels Pedersen – Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP) Symptomatic Treatment Options

Written by Dr. Niels Pedersen and posted with permission for the benefit of owners and veterinarians. FIP Treatment Symptomatic treatment There is currently no effective treatment that is legally available for cats with confirmed FIP. Until new treatments can be approved and marketed, treatment remains largely symptomatic. A low to moderate dosage of prednisolone or…

FIP Journal Articles & Reports

Veterinary researchers and Anivive license antiviral drug for fatal cat disease – 9/29/2018   The nucleoside analog GS-441524 strongly inhibits feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) virus in tissue culture and experimental cat infection studies – 9/22/2018   The Savannah Cat Association with Dr. Niels Pedersen on Feline Infectious Peritonitis   A glimmer of hope for a…

Radio Interview on Steve Dale’s Pet World About Luna

Steve Dale’s Pet World – Luna the Cat in Remission from FIP – aired 1/13/2018 Luna the Cat in Remission from FIP Posted On March 2, 2018 Luna is in remission from FIP – unheard of.  There’s now hope Debra Roberts is no ordinary cat owner, and Luna is no ordinary cat. On my national Steve Dale’s Pet…

More Information Regarding the Successful FIP Antiviral Drug Trials from the December 2017 AVMA Publication

“A glimmer of hope for a fatal feline disease Controlling risk factors for feline infectious peritonitis is difficult, while new antiviral drugs show great promise”  The clinical trial drug that saved our precious Luna, and many others, discussed here in brief, in a newly published article: https://www.avma.org/News/JAVMANews/Pages/171215a.aspx?utm_content=buffer274a1&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer Luna has hit and passed her 10th month…