Benazepril Suspension (Compounded) Rx

Benazepril Suspension (Compounded) Rx

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What is the Benazepril Hydrochloride Oral Suspension for Dogs and Cats?

  • Benazepril is a prescription medication that lowers blood pressure by helping relax veins and arteries.
  • High blood pressure makes the heart work harder. This can cause damage to the heart and arteries. Over time, this can cause damage or malfunctioning of the brain, heart, and kidneys.
  • The oral suspension is a liquid, flavored medication that may be easier to give to dogs and cats that will not take tablets.

Why do cats and dogs use Benazepril?

  • Benazepril Hydrochloride (Benazepril HCl) may be prescribed to treat high blood pressure, as a vasodilator for treating heart failure, or as additional treatment for chronic kidney failure. 

What else should I know about Benazepril?

  • Treats high blood pressure.
  • Well-tolerated by most pets.
  • Your dog or cat may need regular blood presssure checks and lab tests will taking Benazepril. 
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  • The suspension is oil-based and should be stored at room temperature. Do not store in the refrigerator.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Benazepril?

  • Benazepril HCl has few side effects. 
  • The most common side effects include some stomach upset, lack of appetite, vomiting, and diarrhea. 
  • Notify your veterinarian if vomiting or diarrhea persists or is severe. 
  • Notify your veterinarian if your pet is extremely tired or appears dizzy (uncoordinated). 
  • Other side effects may occur. Contact your veterinarian if you notice anything unusual.

How do you use Benazepril?

  • Give Benazepril by mouth as directed by your veterinarian.
  • Do not stop giving Benazepril or reduce the dosage without talking to your veterinarian.
  • Shake the suspension well before use.

What is in Benazepril?

  • Benazepril Hydrochloride (Benazepril HCl) is a second-generation angiotensin-converting-enzyme (ACE) inhibitor.
  • ACE inhibitors prevent the body from making an enzyme that narrows blood vessels.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • The Benazepril Oral Suspension is a compounded medication. The ingredients will be mixed specially for your dog or cat in our pharmacy.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Benazepril?

  • Dogs and cats may use Benazepril for different lengths of time. Please consult your veterinarian if you have any questions.

Who makes the Benazepril Oral Suspension?

  • The Benazepril Oral Suspension is hand-made in our pharmacy.
  • There is a minimum charge of $59.99.
  • Shelf-life limits orders to an 80-day supply.
  • There is a minimum amount of 15 mL per order.