Epinephrine

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Epinephrine

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vedco

(Injection 1:1,000)

Epinephrine Caution

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

Description

Epinephrine Injection 1:1,000, sterile, multiple dose vial.

Each Ml Contains

Epinephrine 1 mg., prepared with the aid of Hydrochloric Acid, Sodium Bisulfite 1 mg., Sodium Chloride 9 mg., Chlorobutanol (chloral derivative) (preservative) 5 mg., Water for Injection q.s.

Directions

Parenterally: Cattle, Horses, Sheep and Swine: 1 mL of 1:1000 solution per 100 pounds of body weight injected subcutaneously or intramuscularly. Dogs and Cats: 0.1 to 0.5 mL of 1:1000 solution injected subcutaneously or intramuscularly. For Veterinary Use Only. Intravenous injection is not recommended for routine clinical work, but in emergency situations, this route may be desired. When injected intravenously, the dosage should be 1/4 to 1/2 of the intramuscular dosages shown above. Store in refrigerator at 2-8°C (36-46°F).

Packaged

30 ml. and 100 ml. sterile, multiple dose vial

Warning

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children. Do not freeze. Do not use injection if it is brown or contains a precipitate.

Distributed

Sold to Veterinarians Only

VEDCO, INC., St. Joseph, MO 64504

Phone: 816/238-8840

NAC No.: 10940621

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
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Epinephrine information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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