Mineral Oil (Canada)This page contains information on Mineral Oil for veterinary use.
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- Direction and dosage information for Mineral Oil
Mineral OilThis treatment applies to the following species:
nf Light Mineral Oil
veterinary Use Only
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Mineral Oil Indications
Vétoquinol MINERAL OIL is an odorless and tasteless mineral oil. Vétoquinol MINERAL OIL is indicated as an aid in the treatment of intestinal constipation in horses, cattle, sheep, swine, goats, dogs and cats.
Vétoquinol MINERAL OIL may also be used as a safe, non-irritating base for livestock sprays and provides good sheen when used as a coat dressing for livestock shows.
Dosage And Mode Of Administration
Administer as a drench and repeat daily until back to normal, or as recommended by a veterinarian.
Horses, Cattle5 to 10 mL per 5 kg of body weight
Sheep, Goats, Swine1 to 2 mL/kg of body weight
Dogs, Cats0.5 mL/kg of body weight
Mineral Oil Cautions
Discontinue use of this medication if any diarrhea or soft stools occur.
Keep the container tightly closed. Store between 15°C and 25°C.
Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada, J5T 3S5
2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
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