Lido-2 (Canada)

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Lido-2

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Rafter 8

With Epinephrine 1:100,000

Sterile

Each ml contains: Lidocaine HCl 20 mg, Epinephrine HCl 0.01 mg with Methyl Paraben 0.1% and Sodium Metabisulphite 0.1% as preservatives in isotonic Sodium Chloride solutions

Lido-2 Indications

A local anesthetic, Lidocaine 2% injection is used to provide prompt and lasting local anesthesia during certain surgical procedures and is approximately twice as effective as procaine.

Dosage: May be used for epidural, nerve block or infiltration anesthesia of cattle, horses, dogs and cats.

Route

Cattle, Horses

Dogs, Cats

Epidural

5 to 20 ml

3/4 to 1-1/4 ml

Infiltration

1/2 to 1 ml

1/4 to 1/2 ml

Nerve Block

5 to 20 ml

1-1/2 to 3 ml

Dosage dependent on size of animal. Administer slowly.

Lido-2 Caution

Overdosage may result in adverse reactions. Barbiturates are antidotal. Spinal anesthesia in dogs may predispose them to shock. Do not use Pentylene Tetrazole as an antidote. Do not administer by the intravenous route.

Warning

Milk taken from treated animals within 96 hours after the latest treatment must not be used in food. Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment with this drug.

Storage

Store in a cool (10°-20°C) dark area. Do not freeze.

Veterinary use only.

DIN 00654639

250 ml

RAFTER 8 PRODUCTS, 87 Skyline Crescent N.E., Calgary, Alberta T2K 5X2

NAC No.: 1219005.2

RAFTER 8 PRODUCTS
87 SKYLINE CRESCENT N.E., CALGARY, AB, T2K 5X2
Telephone:   403-291-3640
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