Dexamethasone Injection (Canada)This page contains information on Dexamethasone Injection for veterinary use.
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Dexamethasone InjectionThis treatment applies to the following species:
FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY
Dexamethasone Injection Indications
Dexamethasone is as an anti-inflammatory agent for use in the treatment of arthritis and also ketosis (in cattle).
Each mL contains Dexamethasone Sodium Phosphate equivalent to 2 mg of dexamethasone base, with benzyl alcohol 1.5%.
DOSAGE: By intravenous or intramuscular injection.
DOGS - 0.25-1.0 mg
CATS - 0.125-0.5 mg
CATTLE - 5-20 mg
HORSES - 2.5-5.0 mg
Repeat as necessary. Vary dosage according to the severity of the condition.
NET CONTENTS: 100 mL
DOMINION VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD., Winnipeg, Manitoba
NAC No.: 11811080
1199 SANFORD STREET, WINNIPEG, MB, R3E 3A1
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