Pentosol Injection

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Pentosol Injection

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Med-Pharmex

(Brand of Pentobarbital Sodium)

6 grains/mL

EUTHANASIA INJECTION

POISON

Pentosol Injection Caution

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

Warning

This is a highly toxic parenteral solution specifically designed for rapid, painless and humane euthanasia of animals.

Each mL contains:

Pentobarbital Sodium

6 gr.

Isopropyl Alcohol

10%

Propylene Glycol

18%

Benzyl Alcohol

2.0%

Purified Water

qs

Green dye to establish a distinctive color.

Dosage: For intravenous (preferred), intracardial, intrapleural, or intraperitoneal injection.

Small animals: 1 mL per 10 lb of body weight.

Horses and other large animals: 1 mL per 10 lb of body weight, to a maximum dose of 100 mL.

FOR VETERINARY EUTHANASIA ONLY

ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD: This product is toxic to wildlife. Birds and mammals feeding on treated animals may be killed. Euthanized animals must be properly disposed of by deep burial, incineration, or other method in compliance with state and local laws, to prevent consumption of carcass material by scavenging wildlife.

MED-PHARMEX INC., Pomona, CA 91767

 

NDC

250mL Multiple dose vial

54925-030-25

NAC No.: 10270192

MED-PHARMEX, INC.
2727 THOMPSON CREEK ROAD, POMONA, CA, 91767-1861
Telephone:   909-593-7875
Fax:   909-593-7862
Website:   www.med-pharmex.com
Email:   egbert@medpharmex.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Pentosol Injection 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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