Re: Bob-just diagnosed 3 weeks ago with left-side cardiomyopathy
Bob needs to see a cardiologist urgently for a heart ultrasound. A
cardiologist would be able to see exactly what is wrong with the heart and provide
the correct medication. He may need more drugs such as vetmedin or
atenolol. Lasix lasts for about 8 hours, so once a day wouldn't be controlling his
fluids. He may need a second diuretic.
I would ask for an immediate appointment as an emergency referral to the
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