Vetmedin (Pimobendan) Dosage and Side Effects
VETMEDIN is a versatile, first-line therapy for canine congestive heart failure (CHF). VETMEDIN has been shown to extend survival compared with treatment with angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors alone1,2 and to improve quality of life.1
When used from the start of clinical signs as part of a standard CHF treatment protocol, VETMEDIN keeps dogs going.
Proper Use of this medication
- Vetmedin is a prescription medication used in dogs to increase the ability of the heart to pump blood.
- Vetmedin is used for the management of mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure due to atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.