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Vetmedin (Pimobendan) is in a class of heart treatments named "inodilators" used in the management of certain types of congestive heart failure in dogs. These medications increase the heart muscle's ability to pump blood. Who is it for?Dogs. The safety of pimobendan has not been evaluated in dogs younger than 6 months of age.What are the benefits? * Intended to increase life expectancy in dogs with heart failure * Reduces stress on the heart muscle * A new clinical approach vs. other medications How does Vetmedin work?Vetmedin increases the ability of the heart muscle to contract and also open up the blood vessels taking blood to and away from the heart. This reduces the heart's workload as it pumps blood throughout the dog's body.Specifically used for the management of the signs of mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure in dogs.Is there a generic equivalent available?No How is it given?Vetmedin should be given by mouth.
- Vetmedin (Pimobendan) is in a class of heart treatments named "inodilators" used in the management of certain types of congestive heart failure in dogs.
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- Primary BrandVetmedin