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.
Metacam Solution for Injection is a nonsteroidal ant-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat inflammation and reduce pain associated with acute and chronic musculoskeletal disorders such as osteoarthritis and arthritis in dogs.
Metacam works by reducing hormones that cause pain and inflammation in the body
Metacam 5mg/ml solution for injection is indicated in dogs for the control of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis.
Metacam 5mg/ml solution for injection is indicated for the control of postoperative pain and inflammation associated with orthopedic surgery, ovariohysterectomy and castration when administered prior to surgery.
Common side effects may include vomiting, soft stools, diarrhea, lethargy, decreased appetite and behavioral changes. If side effects occur, pet owners should halt therapy and contact their veterinarian. Pets should be evaluated for pre-existing conditions and currently prescribed medications prior to treatment with Metacam, then monitored regularly while on treatment.
Concurrent use with another NSAID, corticosteroid, or nephrotoxic medication should be avoided. The safe use of Metacam in dogs younger than 6 months of age, dogs used for breeding, or in pregnant or lactating bitches has not been evaluated.