CalciCure

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CalciCure

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vedco

STERILE SOLUTION

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Parenteral Solution

CalciCure Caution

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

CONTAINS:

Calcium borogluconate, dextrose, magnesium borogluconate, calcium hypophosphite and base.

Total calcium chemically equivalent to calcium borogluconate

26.0% w/v

Dextrose • H20

15.0% w/v

Magnesium borogluconate

6.0% w/v

Total phosphorus in amounts chemically equivalent to elemental phosphorus

0.5% w/v

CalciCure Indications

For intravenous use in milk fever, and in calcium, phosphorus, magnesium and glucose deficiency in animals.

Note: Intravenous administration is always preferable. If used subcutaneously, always distribute dose in several places and massage to facilitate absorption.

Dosage: Cattle, 500 mL. For milk fever prophylaxis, give 200-500 mL at time of calving. Horses, 250-500 mL; Sheep 50-125 mL. Repeat in 2 to 6 hours if needed. This product contains no preservative. Unused portion remaining in bottle must be discarded.

CalciCure Caution

Large doses administered intravenously may have toxic action on heart if the blood level of calcium is raised excessively. Doses should be carefully regulated according to severity of hypocalcemia and injected slowly so that administration may be stopped if toxic action becomes evident.

Store between 15-30°C (59-86°F).

Distributed By VEDCO INC., St. Joseph, MO 64507

NET CONTENTS:

NDC

 

500 mL

50989-496-16

18-811-50 Iss. 5-06

NAC No.: 10942960

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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