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Calcium Gluconate 23%

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Calcium Gluconate 23%

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vet Tek

STERILE

For Animal Use Only

EACH 100 mL CONTAINS:

Calcium Gluconate (provides 2.14 g of Calcium

23 grams

Water for Injection

q.s.

Inactive Ingredients

Boric Acid (as a solubilizing agent)

3.5 grams

Electrolytes per 1000 mL:

Calcium 1069 mEq;

Hypertonic

pH 2.5-4.5

Osmolarity (calc.)

6,782 mOsmol/L

Store between 15°C-30°C (59°F-86°F).

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Calcium Gluconate 23% Indications

For use in cattle as an aid in treating uncomplicated milk fever (parturient paresis).

Dosage and Administration

For intravenous administration only.

Cattle

250-500 mL

Dosage may be repeated at 8 to 12 hour intervals if required.

Calcium Gluconate 23% Caution

Solution should be warmed to body temperature and administered slowly. Entire contents should be used upon entering, as this product contains no preservative. Discard any unused portion. Do not use if solution is cloudy or contains precipitate.

NOTE: Monitor animal’s condition closely. Re-treatment may be necessary. If there is no noticeable improvement within 24 hours following treatment, consult your veterinarian. Aseptic precautions should be observed.

Manufactured For VET TEK, Blue Springs, MO 64014

NET CONTENTS:

NDC

 

500 mL

60270-852-17

RMS 92-545

Iss. 04-11

18-802-50

NAC No.: 14200045

VET TEK, INC.
P.O. BOX 279, 100 S.E. MAGELLAN DRIVE, BLUE SPRINGS, MO, 64014
Telephone:   816-229-9101
Toll-Free:   800-821-5570
Fax:   816-224-3080
Website:   www.durvet.com
Email:   info@durvet.com
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