My boxer will start today 2x per day per Vet expert in Cardio and dogs. Anyone out there know about its use in dogs.EKG on our dog showed the need. She is healthy otherwise but she is indeed 10 yrs. 3 months old.
Hi BlueGuy! Welcome to this site! Nice to meet you!
I'm unfamiliar with Sotalol with dogs, however, I did have to use some "people" drugs like Prednisone as well as veterinarian drugs at the same time in my dog for a brain tumour. Later, I found out that the prednisone was cheaper at my own pharmacy than buying it at my vet's office. That may be a good question for you to ask: "Is it the same as the human dosage from my own pharmacy? Is it cheaper? Can I use that instead?" Also, one of my dog's drugs wasn't commonly used (even by my pharmacy) so it was a special order that took time before it reached me.
Here's a website that may be helpful to you (I'm not recommending it but I only know about it, I've never used its services, it's too late for my usage now, :( I actually wish I had known before): DogJustAnswer.com
They have "live" vets that you can chat with online.
Your community may also have a phone number for you to call with veterinary questions like yours. :)
Please "friend" me if you like, BlueGuy. I'd certainly love to find out how things progress with your beloved pet!
Good luck! All the best to you all! from Wendy :)
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