Iron Dextran (Canada)

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Iron Dextran

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Remedy

IRON DEXTRAN INJECTION, Mfr. Std.

Veterinary Use Only

DIN: 00540625

Active Ingredient

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

Warnings

Keep 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.

Storage

Keep 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

Net Contents:

 

100 mL

Revision #3 March 29, 2010

NAC No.: 15210032

REMEDY ANIMAL HEALTH PRODUCTS LTD.
9526 HALDANE ROAD, KELOWNA, BC, V4V 2K5
Toll-Free:   1-877-503-5150
Fax:   778-480-0229
Website:   www.remedyanimalhealth.ca
Email:   sales@remedyanimalhealth.ca
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