Dexamethasone Injection (Canada)

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Dexamethasone Injection

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Dominion

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

DIN 250325

2 mg/mL

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

DOMINION VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD.
1199 SANFORD STREET, WINNIPEG, MB, R3E 3A1
Telephone:   204-589-7361
Toll-Free:   1-800-465-7122
Fax:   204-943-9612
Website:   www.domvet.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Dexamethasone Injection 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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