Vetmedin Cardiac Care Chewable Tablets for Dogs
Vetmedin For Dogs
Vetmedin 1.25mg Tablets are indicated to treat dogs with congestive heart failure caused by two types of heart disease: Mitral Valve Disease (MVD) and Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM).Vetmedin Tablets can also be used to treat dogs with asymptomatic MVD and Dobermans with asymptomatic DCM.
Each Vetmedin 1.25mg Tablet contains 1.25mg Pimobendan as the active substance.
- Country Of Origin - UK
- Helps dogs suffering from congestive heart disease
- Shown to increase quality and length of life in dogs
- Increases the ability of the heart to pump blood
- Comes in delicious beef-flavored chewable tablets
- Available Doses : 1.25mg 50 Tabs, 5mg 50 Tabs
- Pack Size : 50 Chewable Tablets
Vetmedin is a prescribed veterinary inodilator that aids in dilating veins and arteries. It also works to increase cardiac output, which lightens the workload of your dog's heart. Vetmedin may also help your dog with congestive heart failure so she can feel better and improve her quality of life.
Vetmedin is used to treat dogs with mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure due to atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy.
Possible Side Effects
Contact your veterinarian if your pet experiences any negative reactions or side effects.
Drug & Food Interactions
Talk to your veterinarian about any other drugs your dog is taking before starting this medication.
The safety of Vetmedin has not been established in dogs with asymptomatic heart disease or in heart failure caused by etiologies other than AVVI or DCM. The safe use of Vetmedin has not been evaluated in dogs younger than 6 months of age, dogs with congenital heart defects, dogs with diabetes mellitus or other serious metabolic diseases, dogs who breed, pregnant or lactating females.
Vetmedin is typically used twice daily or every twelve hours, but your veterinarian will decide the exact dosage that will work for your dog. Do not stop the medication or decrease the dose unless instructed to do so by your veterinarian. Your veterinarian may ask you to break Vetmedin in half.Storage Instructions
Store at temperatures between 68° - 77°F.
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