Pimobendan (Vetmedin®)

increases heart muscle function, and also dilates blood vessels

Medication Info

  • Class of Medication
    • increases heart muscle function, and also dilates blood vessels
  • Effects
    • can delay the onset to congestive heart failure in certain cases
    • can prolong survival after congestion starts in some of these cases
    • used in the treatment of congestive heart failure (congestion in the lungs or body)
    • used to improve heart function in select cases
  • Side Effects
    • really rare
      • GI
        • inappetance
        • vomiting
        • diarrhea
  • Other Info
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