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.
Muricin is an antibiotic prescribed to treat a range of bacterial skin infections.Your veterinarian may prescribe this ointment if your pup is experiencing pyoderma, or hot spots. This broad-spectrum antiobiotic can slow the growth of bacteria and help relieve itchy, painful hot spots.
Mupirocin is an antimicrobial agent that inhibits the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
Muricin ointment is indicated for the topical treatment of canine bacterial infections of the skin, including superficial pyoderma, caused by susceptible strains ofStaphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus intermedius.
Prior to treatment, the lesion should be cleansed. Muricin ointment should be applied to the affected area twice a day. Apply a sufficient amount of ointment to completely cover the infected area. Maximum duration of treatment should not exceed 30 days.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
This drug is contraindicated in animals with a history of sensitivity reactions to any of its components.
Because of the potential hazard of nephrotoxicity due to the polyethylene glycol content of the base, care should be exercised when using this product in treating extensive deep lesions where absorption of large quantities of polyethylene glycol is possible.
Safety of use in pregnant or breeding animals has not been determined. Muricin ointment is not for ophthalmic use.
No adverse reactions have been reported with this product. If a skin reaction such as irritation should occur, treatment should be discontinued and appropriate therapy instituted.