Cal-Gel

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Cal-Gel

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Manufacturer: Jorgensen

a specially formulated mineral supplement for cattle

Cal-Gel™ is a specially formulated mineral supplement for use in dairy cows. It is an aid to help maintain normal calcium levels during the critical immediate pre-partum and post-partum period.

Directions:

One tube can be administered just before or after calving. If milk fever develops, then one tube is given 2-3 hours after regular IV milk fever treatment and another tube 12-16 hours later.

If condition continues, consult your veterinarian.

Administration:

Load cartridge in standard dosing gun and remove protective end cap. Place the nozzle near the back of the oral cavity and empty the tube contents, allowing the cow to swallow.

Ingredient Statement:

Water, calcium chloride, calcium sulfate, magnesium chloride, hydrated magnesium, aluminum silicates, sodium chloride and cobalt sulfate.

Cal-Gel Cautions:

The cow must have a swallowing reflex and normal ruminal motility for the product to be effective.

Nozzle should be placed near the back of the mouth. Extra care should be taken to not puncture the pharyngeal wall. If puncture occurs, you need to cease administration and contact your veterinarian.

Human Caution:

Cal-Gel™ is a strong acidic salt and contact with eyes or open wounds will cause irritation.

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS:

Calcium (Ca),

53 grams, minimum 11.9%

Calcium (Ca),

53 grams, maximum 14.28%

Magnesium (Mg),

5.54 grams, minimum 1.24%

Cobalt (Co),

0.028 grams, minimum 6 ppm

For oral use only

For veterinary use only

MADE IN USA

Jorgensen Laboratories, Inc.

1450 N. Van Buren Ave.

Loveland, CO 80538

Net Wt.

Catalog, No.

447 gm.

J294

NAC No.: 11520001

JORGENSEN LABS., INC.
1450 NORTH VAN BUREN AVE., LOVELAND, CO, 80538
Telephone:   970-669-2500
Fax:   970-663-5042
Technical Information:   Ask for Vet-Tech
Website:   www.jorvet.com
Email:   info@jorvet.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Cal-Gel information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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