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.
Quadritop Ointment is an antibiotic/anti-inflammatory combination of nystatin, neomycin sulfate, thiostrepton and triamcinolone acetonide. Used for the local therapy of a variety of cutaneous disorders of cats and dogs. Quadritop Ointment is useful in the treatment of acute and chronic otitis of varied etiologies, in interdigital cysts in cats and dogs, and in anal gland infections in dogs.
Quadritop Ointment is also indicated in the management of dermatologic disorders characterized by inflammation and dry or exudative dermatitis, particularly those caused, complicated, or threatened by bacterial or candidal (Candida albicans) infections. It is also indicated in eczematous dermatitis, contact dermatitis, and seborrheic dermatitis, and for use as an adjunct in the treatment of dermatitis due to parasitic infection.
Each ml. contains;
In a polyethylene and mineral gel base
The frequency of administration depends upon the severity of the condition. It is important to follow your Vetrinarian's prescription dosage and instructions.
For mild inflammations, the application may range from once a day to once a week.
For severe conditions Quadritop Ointment may be applied two to three times a day, if necessary. The frequency of the treatment may be decreased as improvement occurs.
Wear gloves during the administration of the ointment or wash hands immediately after the application.
Read package inserts and precautionary statements carefully before use. Do not allow children to apply this ointment.
Infected Glands and Cysts Directions:
Dermatological Disorders Directions:
Frequency of Use:
The frequency and duration of treatment depends on the condition being treated, the severity of infection, and the animal's response. Mild inflammations generally respond to treatment once a day or once a week. Severe conditions require treatment 2 to 3 times per day.
Keep this product out of reach of children and animals. Do not use or store in or near open flame or heat.
Quadritop is intended for use on dogs and cats only. Not for use on other animals. Not for humans.
Corticosteroid use during the last trimester of pregnancy may induce parturition and may cause premature parturition, dystocia, retained placenta, fetal death, and metritis.
Giving rabbits, rodents, and dogs corticosteroids during pregnancy is associated with cleft palate in the offspring. Other anomalies, including phocomelia, deformed forelegs, and anasarca, have occurred in dogs.
Do not use Quadritop Ointment to treat deep abscesses or infections. It is also not appropriate for severe burns or puncture wounds.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS:
Corticosteroid use may cause polyuria, polydipsia, and weight gain.
Side effects associated with this ointment include vomiting, diarrhea, and elevations of SAP and SGPT (ALT) enzymes.
Prolonged use may cause Cushing's disease in dogs.
Using the ointment to treat otic infections may cause temporary hearing loss. Discontinue use if hearing dysfunction occurs.
Do not use this medication in animals with a known allergy to it or to similar medications.