Iron Dextran (Canada)This page contains information on Iron Dextran for veterinary use.
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Iron DextranThis treatment applies to the following species:
IRON DEXTRAN INJECTION, Mfr. Std.
Veterinary Use Only
Each mL contains the equivalent of 100 mg of iron as ferric hydroxide in complex with a low molecular weight dextran fraction.
Preservative: Phenol 0.5% W/V
WarningsKeep out of reach of children.
Iron Dextran Indications
As an aid in the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency in piglets.
Directions For Use
Prevention: Administer by intramuscular route, 1 mL one to three days after birth. May be repeated when the piglets are 2 weeks old.
Treatment: Administer by intramuscular route, 1 to 2 mL when 5 to 28 days old.
Disinfect the site of injection. Use a sterile needle (20G to 21G x 12 mm).
Cautions: If the symptoms of iron deficiency persist, consult a veterinarian.
StorageKeep at room temperature (between 15° and 30°C). Avoid freezing.
Manufactured By: Remedy Animal Health Products Ltd., 9526 Haldane Road, Kelowna, British Columbia V4V 2K5
Revision #3 March 29, 2010
NAC No.: 15210032
9526 HALDANE ROAD, KELOWNA, BC, V4V 2K5
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