Calf-Lyte II (Canada)

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Calf-Lyte II

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Water soluble nutrient-electrolyte powder for oral administration to calves.

DIN 02242113

VETERINARY USE ONLY

Active Ingredients

Each 76 g pouch contains:

DEXTROSE

41.734 g

SODIUM CHLORIDE

3.507 g

GLYCINE

6.756 g

POTASSIUM CHLORIDE

1.940 g

SODIUM ACETATE

13.125 g

SODIUM PHOSPHATE MONOBASIC

0.600 g

DIPOTASSIUM PHOSPHATE

0.349 g

CALCIUM d-PANTOTHENATE

0.012 g

RECONSTITUTED SOLUTION OSMOLARITY

428 mOsm/L

Warning

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Calf-Lyte II Indications

As an aid in the treatment and prevention of dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, acidosis and as a supplementary nutrient source for newborn calves with diarrhea. Calf-Lyte II is designed for maximum absorption following oral administration.

Directions For Use

Dissolve 76 g (1 pouch or 3.5 ounces in the measuring cup) in two (2) litres of hot water (37 °C) and administer entire volume by bottle or stomach tube. Repeat treatment two (2) or three (3) times daily or as necessary. Calf-Lyte II electrolyte solution does not interfere with milk digestion and can be given to suckling calves and to calves that are being hand fed milk.

When reconstituted as directed, the solution provides approximately:

Na+

112.5 mEq/L

K+

15 mEq/L

H+

6 mEq/L

Cl-

43 mEq/L

Phosphate

10.5 mEq/L

Acetate*

80 mEq/L

Glycine

45 mMol/L

Dextrose

116 mMol/L

* When metabolized, is equal to 80 mEq/L bicarbonate.

Shake well before using. Discard solution if not used within 24 hours.

Contraindications

Do not use in cases of upper gastro-intestinal obstruction or in moribund animals.

Calf-Lyte II Caution

If no improvement is seen within the first 48 to 72 hours, consult a veterinarian.

Storage

Store between 15°C and 25°C. Protect from moisture. Keep tightly closed.

Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5

Net:

Code

 

76 g

023033

654620I

24 X 76 g

023033

650250D

2 kg

023034

656027J

4 kg

023040

656028D

10 kg

023035

656942E

NAC No.: 12340138

VÉTOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Calf-Lyte II information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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