Lidocaine HCl 2%

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Lidocaine HCl 2%

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Aspen

Injectable 2%

For Animal Use Only

Keep Out of Reach of Children

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

Composition

Each mL of sterile aqueous solution contains:

Lidocaine Hydrochloride

2.0%

Sodium Chloride

0.2%

Potassium Phosphate Monobasic

0.2%

Potassium Phosphate Dibasic

0.2%

Methylparaben

0.1%

Water for injection

q.s

Store between 15°-30°C (59°F-86°F).

Lidocaine HCl 2% Indications

Lidocaine is a potent local anesthetic for producing epidural and nerve conduction anesthesia.

Contraindications

Lidocaine is contraindicated in animals with a known hypersensitivity to the drug.

Precautions

Lidocaine is usually well tolerated. Nevertheless, as with all local anesthetics, untoward effects may occur due to the hypersensitivity, faulty technique, overdosage and inadvertent intravascular or subarachnoid injection. In case of respiratory arrest, immediate resuscitation with oxygen is indicated.

Dosage and Administration

Epidural

Cattle and Horses - 5 to 15 mL

Dogs and Cats - 1 mL per 10 pounds of body weight

Nerve Block

Cattle and Horses - 5 to 20 mL

Manufactured for: Aspen Veterinary Resources,® Ltd., Liberty, MO 64068, USA

NET CONTENTS:

NDC#

 

250mL

46066-075-25

A214MP 08/12

A214S 08/12

NAC No.: 14750542

ASPEN VETERINARY RESOURCES, LTD.
3155 W. HEARTLAND DRIVE, LIBERTY, MO, 64068
Telephone:   816-415-4324
Fax:   816-415-4314
Website:   www.aspenveterinaryresources.com
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