pet meds

Enacard (enalapril maleate)

enacardEnacard {enalapril maleate) is used for the treatment of heart problems in dogs and cats.  This pet medicine is used as a vasodilator incase your pet is in danger for heart failure, cardiomyopathy or high blood pressure. Enalapril is FDA approved for use in dogs only; however, it is a commonly accepted practice for veterinarians to use this medication in cats as well. The usual dose in dogs is 0.25mg/pound once a day. The usual dose in cats is 0.1-0.25mg/pound once a day.

 


 

Benefits of Enacard

  • FDA Approved for use in dogs and cats
  • It has no steroids thus no or minimum side-effects

 

Side Effects

  • low blood pressure
  • loss of appetite
  • vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • diarrhea
  • kidney problems