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.
NOTE: Additional shipping charges may apply. This item DOES NOT qualify for free shipping. If additional shipping is required you will be contacted after your order has been placed.
VetStarch (6% hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 in 0.9% sodium chloride injection) is indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypovolemia. It is not a substitute for red blood cells or coagulation factors in plasma. Sterile, nonpyrogenic, isotonic solution.
VetStarch is a plasma volume substitute indicated for the treatment and prophylaxis of hypovolemia.
VetStarch is administered by intravenous infusion only. The daily dose and rate of infusion depend on the patient’s blood loss, on the maintenance or restoration of hemodynamics and on the hemodilution (dilution effect). VetStarch can be administered repetitively over several days.
The initial 10 to 20 mL should be infused slowly, keeping the patient under close observation due to possible anaphylactoid reactions.
Federal Law (USA) restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
Anaphylactoid/hypersensitivity reactions can occur. Most common adverse reactions ar pruritus, hemodilution (resulting in dilution of blood components, e.g., coagulation factors and other plasma proteins, and in a decrease in hematocrit).
To report SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, call Zoetis Inc. at 1-888-963-8471.
No interactions with other drugs or nutritional products are known.
The safety and compatibility of additives have not been established.
Store at 15° to 25°C (59° to 77°F), Do not freeze