Atropine Sulfate Injection

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Atropine Sulfate Injection

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vedco

1/120 Grain

Atropine Sulfate Injection Caution:

Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Description

Atropine Sulfate Injection is used as a preanesthetic adjuvant or to reduce salivation, bronchial secretion or internal peristalis associated with colic or diarrhea.

Each Ml Contains

Atropine Sulfate 0.54 mg., Sodium Chloride 9 mg., Benzyl Alcohol (preservative) 1.5%, Water for Injection q.s.

Directions

Dogs and Cats - Inject 1 mL for each 20 lbs. of body weight.

As an antidote for parasymphathomimetic drugs, 1 mL for each 7.5 lbs. of body weight. It is suggested that 1/4 of the dosage be injected I.V. and remainder I.M. or S.C.

Packaged

100 mL Sterile Multiple Dose Vials

Warning

Poisonous alkaloid. Keep out of reach of children. Antidotes: warmth, emetics, cholinergics.

Distributed

Sold to Veterinarians Only

NAC No.: 10940101

VEDCO, INC.
5503 CORPORATE DR., ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64507
Telephone:   816-238-8840
Toll-Free:   888-708-3326 (888-70VEDCO)
Fax:   816-238-1837
Website:   www.vedco.com
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