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Fantastic substitute for Vetmedin
My dogs will take this so easily. It's soft and is like a treat. We've tried the liquid but it's so messy....this is so much easier that Vetmedin or the liquid pimobendan. His heart loves it too....no fainting issues! Plus their customer service is fantastic!!!
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Jeng
Posted 3 days ago
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My dog recently started Pimobendan 1.25mg mini meds @ 1/2 PO BID. Do you carry the mini meds? My dog is only 4 lbs and hates pills.
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Roger
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Kara
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Stephanie
Posted 3 weeks ago
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Can this all ljdo be given to cats? I have a prescription for Pimobendan (Vetmedin) chew tabs 2.5mg- just want to be sure it’s compatible.
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Greg
Posted 1 month ago
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Can I purchase the 2.5 mg soft chew and cut in half? My dog has a 1.25 mg prescription. The 2.5 mg soft chew is the same price as the 1.25 mg soft chew -- I would like to save some money.
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I buy the 2.50 and break it in half for my dog with no problems
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rzook
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Lesa
Posted 1 month ago
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Can pimobendan chews be easily cut in 1/2?
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Yes. I use the firm plastic the pill comes in to cut the pill in half.
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DogNanny
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Lori
Posted 1 month ago
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Can you split this medication? I currently have 1.25 mg and I only give 1/4 2x/day. I wanted to make sure it's okay to break the chew.
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Miguel
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Do they have any flavor or meat smell for dogs that hate pills?
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Thank you for your question. We offer this medication in beef flavor.
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What is Pimobendan Compounded?

Pimobendan is used to manage mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure in dogs caused by atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy. It differs from other commonly used heart drugs because it helps the heart pump more efficiently. Compounding is beneficial in instances where a specific dosage is unavailable or in different forms to make it easier to dose your pet. It comes in tasty beef flavor. Pimobendan requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

Please Note: Due to high demand for this compounded medication, please allow 2-3 additional business days for delivery. Also, it cannot be shipped to NC or MS

For:

Dogs (6 months or older)

Benefits:

  • Helps pets suffering from congestive heart disease
  • Shown to increase quality and length of life in pets
  • Increases the ability of the heart to pump blood
  • Beef-flavored hard chews

How does Pimobendan Compounded work?

Pimobendan opens up the blood vessels that take blood away from the heart, effectively reducing work the heart does to pump blood. At the same time, Pimobendan opens up the blood vessels returning blood to the heart, reducing pressure on the heart.

Cautions:

If serious side effects or allergic reactions occur, stop giving Pimobendan and seek emergency veterinary medical attention.

Pimobendan Compounded Directions:

  • Use as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Pimobendan is a prescription medication used in dogs to increase the ability of the heart to pump blood.
  • Pimobendan is used for the management of mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure due to atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy.
Tip:

Should you miss a dose, give to your pet as soon as you remember. Do not give your pet a double dose.

Pimobendan Compounded Dosage:

Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Give exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian
Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Cats:
Cats
Do not use!
Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Horses:
Horses
Do not use!

What is a Compounded Medication?

A compounded medication is the creation of a particular medication to fit the unique needs of a patient, including changing the form of the medication (e.g., from a solid pill to a liquid) for a variety reasons (e.g., to make it easier to take, to avoid a non-essential ingredient, to obtain the exact dose needed, adding favorite flavors).

If you are having difficulty giving your pet prescribed medication or need to find a discontinued medication, 1-800-PetMeds offers compounding services on select medications. We can prepare the following: (1) custom strength quantities of a medication (as capsules, liquid, chewable tablets, or transdermal (absorbed through the skin); (2) dosage forms to mask bitter or unpleasant taste (such as capsules or chewable tablets that can also be flavored); (3) dosage forms to make it easier to dose your pet such as a transdermal or liquid (that can also be flavored); and (4) discontinued products such as cisapride or DES.

What is Pimobendan Compounded?

Pimobendan is used to manage mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure in dogs caused by atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy. It differs from other commonly used heart drugs because it helps the heart pump more efficiently. Compounding is beneficial in instances where a specific dosage is unavailable or in different forms to make it easier to dose your pet. It comes in tasty beef flavor. Pimobendan requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

Please Note: Due to high demand for this compounded medication, please allow 2-3 additional business days for delivery. Also, it cannot be shipped to NC or MS

For:

Dogs (6 months or older)

Benefits:

  • Helps pets suffering from congestive heart disease
  • Shown to increase quality and length of life in pets
  • Increases the ability of the heart to pump blood
  • Beef-flavored hard chews

How does Pimobendan Compounded work?

Pimobendan opens up the blood vessels that take blood away from the heart, effectively reducing work the heart does to pump blood. At the same time, Pimobendan opens up the blood vessels returning blood to the heart, reducing pressure on the heart.

Cautions:

If serious side effects or allergic reactions occur, stop giving Pimobendan and seek emergency veterinary medical attention.

Pimobendan Compounded Directions:

  • Use as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Pimobendan is a prescription medication used in dogs to increase the ability of the heart to pump blood.
  • Pimobendan is used for the management of mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure due to atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy.
Tip:

Should you miss a dose, give to your pet as soon as you remember. Do not give your pet a double dose.

Pimobendan Compounded Dosage:

Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Dogs
Weight Dosage
All weights Give exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian
Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Cats:
Cats
Do not use!
Pimobendan Compounded Dosage for Horses:
Horses
Do not use!

What is a Compounded Medication?

A compounded medication is the creation of a particular medication to fit the unique needs of a patient, including changing the form of the medication (e.g., from a solid pill to a liquid) for a variety reasons (e.g., to make it easier to take, to avoid a non-essential ingredient, to obtain the exact dose needed, adding favorite flavors).

If you are having difficulty giving your pet prescribed medication or need to find a discontinued medication, 1-800-PetMeds offers compounding services on select medications. We can prepare the following: (1) custom strength quantities of a medication (as capsules, liquid, chewable tablets, or transdermal (absorbed through the skin); (2) dosage forms to mask bitter or unpleasant taste (such as capsules or chewable tablets that can also be flavored); (3) dosage forms to make it easier to dose your pet such as a transdermal or liquid (that can also be flavored); and (4) discontinued products such as cisapride or DES.

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Fantastic substitute for Vetmedin
My dogs will take this so easily. It's soft and is like a treat. We've tried the liquid but it's so messy....this is so much easier that Vetmedin or the liquid pimobendan. His heart loves it too....no fainting issues! Plus their customer service is fantastic!!!
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Author avatar
Jeng
Posted 3 days ago
Posted 3 days ago
QUESTION
My dog recently started Pimobendan 1.25mg mini meds @ 1/2 PO BID. Do you carry the mini meds? My dog is only 4 lbs and hates pills.
ANSWERS (0)
Be the first to answer this question

Author avatar
Roger
Posted 6 days ago
Posted 6 days ago
QUESTION
Can they have food before and after taking Pimobendan chew
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Author avatar
Kara
Posted 2 weeks ago
Posted 2 weeks ago
QUESTION
Can you give this to a cat?
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Author avatar
Stephanie
Posted 3 weeks ago
Posted 3 weeks ago
QUESTION
Can this all ljdo be given to cats? I have a prescription for Pimobendan (Vetmedin) chew tabs 2.5mg- just want to be sure it’s compatible.
ANSWERS (0)
Be the first to answer this question

Author avatar
Greg
Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago
QUESTION
Can I purchase the 2.5 mg soft chew and cut in half? My dog has a 1.25 mg prescription. The 2.5 mg soft chew is the same price as the 1.25 mg soft chew -- I would like to save some money.
ANSWERS (1)
I buy the 2.50 and break it in half for my dog with no problems
Author avatar
rzook
Posted 4 weeks ago
Posted 4 weeks ago
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Author avatar
Lesa
Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago
QUESTION
Can pimobendan chews be easily cut in 1/2?
ANSWERS (1)
Yes. I use the firm plastic the pill comes in to cut the pill in half.
Author avatar
DogNanny
Posted 2 weeks ago
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Author avatar
Lori
Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago
QUESTION
Can you split this medication? I currently have 1.25 mg and I only give 1/4 2x/day. I wanted to make sure it's okay to break the chew.
ANSWERS (0)
Be the first to answer this question

Author avatar
Miguel
Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago
QUESTION
Do they have any flavor or meat smell for dogs that hate pills?
ANSWERS (1)
Thank you for your question. We offer this medication in beef flavor.
Author avatar
Crystal RPTechnician
Posted 1 month ago
Posted 1 month ago
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