Uses - Bethanechol is used primarily to stimulate bladder contractions in small animals. in animals with detrusor hyporeflexia or bladder atony, bethanechol chloride may be of some benefit. This cholinergic agonist stimulates the initiation of the detrusor muscle contraction.
Mild adverse effects are usually:
Anorexia (more likely to occur)
Popular Strengths and Dosage Forms
Bethanechol 5mg/mL Flavored Oral Liquid
Bethanechol 10mg/mL Flavored Oral Liquid
Bethanechol 2.5mg Flavored Chewable
Bethanechol 5mg Flavored Chewable
Bethanechol 5mg Tablets
Bethanechol 10mg Tablets
Contact one of our pharmacists for custom strengths and dosages.
Give medication on an empty stomach unless otherwise directed by your veterinarian.
See your veterinarian if our pets shows signs of salivation, vomiting, diarrhea or anorexia.