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Norcalciphos

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Norcalciphos

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

Parenteral Solution

Norcalciphos Indications

For intravenous use in milk fever, and in calcium, phosphorus, magnesium and glucose deficiency in animals.

Note: Intravenous administration is always preferable. If used subcutaneously, always distribute dose in several places and massage to facilitate absorption.

Norcalciphos Caution

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

Net Contents: 500 mL

Contains: Calcium borogluconate, dextrose, magnesium borogluconate, calcium hypophosphite and base.

Total calcium chemically equivalent to
calcium borogluconate

 

26.0%

Dextrose

15.0%

Magnesium borogluconate

6.0%

Total phosphorus in amounts chemically
equivalent to elemental phosphorus

 

0.5%

Dosage: Cattle, 500 mL. For milk fever prophylaxis, give 200-500 mL at time of calving. Horses, 250-500 mL; Sheep 50-125 mL. Repeat in 2 to 6 hours if needed. This product contains no preservative. Unused portion remaining in bottle must be discarded.

Norcalciphos Caution

Large doses administered intravenously may have toxic action on heart if the blood level of calcium is raised excessively. Doses should be carefully regulated according to severity of hypocalcemia and injected slowly so that administration may be stopped if toxic action becomes evident.

Store at Controlled Room Temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)

Protect From Freezing

Distributed by: Pfizer Animal Health, Exton, PA 19341, USA

Div. of Pfizer Inc, NY, NY 10017

600056

9711

85-7150-09

NAC No.: 36900712

ZOETIS INC.
333 PORTAGE STREET, KALAMAZOO, MI, 49007
Telephone:   269-833-4000
Customer Service:   888-963-8471
Website:   www.zoetis.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Norcalciphos information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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