Acti-Char Gel

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Acti-Char Gel

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Aspen

Activated Charcoal Gel

Multi-species Activated Charcoal Gel contains activated hardwood charcoal and attapulgite clay

SUGGESTED USE: This formulation supplies activated hardwood charcoal and attapulgite clay. May be used as an emergency first aid and/or adjunct to treatment for accidental poisoning in large and small animals from insecticides, organic chemicals, intestinal toxins and diarrhea.

RECOMMENDATIONS:

Dogs & Cats: 1-3cc per pound body weight.

Sheep & Goats: 1-3cc per kg (2.2lb) body weight.

Adult Cattle & Horses: It is recommended to give one full tube (300cc). Repeat after 1 to 3 hours or as needed.

Directions For Use

Place the tube in a dosing gun and remove the cap. Hold the head of the animal in a slightly elevated position and place the nozzle on the back of the tongue. Administer the recommended amount slowly, allowing the animal time to swallow. A stomach tube should be used in animals that are unable to swallow.

Warning

If conditions do not improve consult your veterinarian. Depending on the condition of the animal supportive therapy such as parental fluids and injectable antidotes should be used along with Acti-Char™ Gel for efficient recovery. May not be very effective in the treatment of heavy metal poisoning like lead, arsenic, mercury, etc.

INGREDIENTS: Water, Activated Hardwood Charcoal, Attapulgite Clay, Sodium Chloride, Potassium Chloride, and Polysorbate.

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS (Min.)

Activated Charcoal

100mg/cc

Attapulgite Clay

200mg/cc

Acti-Char Gel Caution

Keep out of reach of children.

ANIMAL USE ONLY.

KEEP IN A COOL DRY PLACE.

AVOID FREEZING.

Manufactured for: Aspen Veterinary Resources,® Ltd., Liberty, MO 64068, USA

NET CONTENTS:

 

300cc (335 gm)

A101VP 01/12

LB-ASP170 0112

NAC No.: 14751842

ASPEN VETERINARY RESOURCES, LTD.
3155 W. HEARTLAND DRIVE, LIBERTY, MO, 64068
Telephone:   816-415-4324
Fax:   816-415-4314
Website:   www.aspenveterinaryresources.com
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