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Lidocaine HCl Injectable-2%

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Lidocaine HCl Injectable-2%

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: AgriLabs

Lidocaine HCl Injectable-2% Caution

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

Lidocaine HCl Injectable-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 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.

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 (preservative)

0.1%

Water For Injection

q.s

Store between 15°C and 30°C (59°F-86°F).

For Animal Use Only

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

600002

NET CONTENTS:

 

100 mL

Rev. 05-01

NAC No.: 10581651

AGRI LABORATORIES LTD.
20927 STATE ROUTE K, P.O. BOX 3103 (64503), ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64505
Telephone:   816-233-9533
Order Desk:   800-542-8916
Fax:   816-233-9546
Website:   www.agrilabs.com
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