What is compounding?
Drug compounding is often regarded as the process of combining or mixing drugs to create a medication tailored to the needs of an individual patient.
The generic form of Vetmedin is Pimobendan.
Vetmedin is in limited supply. Orders placed will be shipped as product continues to come off backorder.
Betagen is a topical spray used on dogs for the treatment of infected superficial lesions caused by bacteria. It contains gentamicin, an antibiotic, and betamethasone, an anti-inflammatory. Betagen Topical Spray is an antimicrobial and corticosteroid combination used on dogs for the treatment of superficial lesions caused by susceptible bacteria. Betagen Topical Spray may also be used for purposes other than those listed.
Betagen is a combination of an antibiotic to treat bacterial infections and a corticosteroid to treat any accompanying inflammation or itching.
For the treatment of infected superficial lesions in dogs caused by bacteria sensitive to gentamicin.
Tip: Do not use Betagen Topical Spray if your pet has a viral or fungal infection.
|Dogs||All weights||Hold the spray bottle upright and 3-6 inches away from the affected area. The usual dose for dogs is 2 sprays administered 2-4 times a day for 7 days.|
Betagen should not be used for than 7 days unless otherwise directed by your veterinarian. Do not use if your pet has a viral or fungal infection. Tell your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant or lactating.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
For Topical Use in Dogs Only
If hypersensitivity to any of the components occurs, treatment with this product should be discontinued and appropriate therapy instituted.
Store at room temperature away from moisture and heat. Keep this medication away from children and pets.
Serious side effects are not expected. Prolonged use of this medication may give rise to the overgrowth of nonsusceptible organisms such as fungi and yeasts. Weight loss, increased thirst and urination, vomiting and diarrhea have occurred in animals following the use of synthetic corticosteroids. Continue the medication and talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to your pet.