” In fact, it contains sodium phosphate, which can be toxic
, or possibly deadly in cats.
This type of enemas works by pulling water from the body into the colon, which softens the stool and causes a bowel movement.
A Fleet enema will also pool electrolytes into the colon, which leads to a severe electrolyte imbalance. Signs of toxicity include lethargy, incoordination, seizures, fast heart rate, diarrhea, vomiting and possibly death.