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.
Tamsulosin is used in men to treat the symptoms benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) which can cause excess difficulties with urination (pain and frequency). By relaxing muscles in the bladder and prostate, urine may flow more easily.
Tamsulosin hydrochloride capsules USP are an alpha adrenoceptor antagonist that can be used for ureteral relaxation to facilitate passage of urinary calculi.
Tamsulosin Hydrochloride is an alpha-blocker that relaxes the muscles in the prostate and bladder neck, making it easier to urinate.
Please use according to your veterinarian's instructions.
Tamsulosin is contraindicated in patients known to be hypersensitive to it. Tamsulosin capsules are manufactured in a sustained-release (beads) presentation to avoid rapid absorption and associated hypotensive effects; therefore they should not be crushed or compounded into an oral suspension.
This drug is FDA-approved for human use. However, it is common practice for veterinarians to prescribe such drugs for use in dogs and cats.
Side-effects such as temporary ejaculate volume reduction may result in temporary infertility in some dogs. Higher dosages could cause hypotension. Signs of toxicity may include excessive salivation, lethargy, redness of eyes, excessive lacrimation, tremors, ataxia, lethargy and vomiting. If any of these symptoms occur discontinue use and contact your Veterinarian.
Store at 77°F. Excursions permitted to 59° - 86°F.