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Ralgro (Canada)

This page contains information on Ralgro for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • Ralgro Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Ralgro
  • Direction and dosage information for Ralgro

Ralgro

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merck Animal Health

ZERANOL IMPLANTS

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

IMPLANTS IN CARTRIDGES

for Beef Cattle

DIN 02137607

Ralgro Indications

Single implantation: for increased rate of weight gain and for improved feed conversion of suckling and weaned beef cattle, growing beef cattle, feedlot steers, feedlot heifers, and replacement heifers between 30 days of age and weaning.

Sequential (or repeated) implantation: for increased weight gain and improved feed conversion of suckling and weaned beef calves, growing beef cattle, feedlot steers, replacement heifers between 30 days of age and weaning, and for increased weight gain in feedlot heifers. Implanting may be repeated as often as good husbandry practice allows throughout the growing and finishing phases of the animal’s life.

DOSAGE AND ADMINSITRATION: 36 mg (3 IMPLANT PELLETS, EACH CONTAINING 12 mg of ZERANOL) per animal. USE WITH RALOGUN®

Ralgro Cautions

Replacement heifers should not be implanted before 30 days of age or after weaning. Transitory signs, such as teat enlargement, may be observed.

Do not use in breeding bulls of any age.

Warnings

Do not use in calves to be processed for veal. Do not use in dairy cattle. Implant pellets in the ear only, any other location may result in violation of law.

Do not attempt to salvage implant site for human or animal food. Keep out of reach of children.

Storage

Store between 15° and 30 °C.

Net Contents:

Ten 24-dose cartridges

240 DOSES (24 doses per cartridge) Product Code: 099774

Intervet Canada Corp., subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc., 16750, route Transcanadienne, Kirkland, QC H9H 4M7

1 866 683-7838

Version:15JAN2013

NAC No.: 12080787

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Canada Corp.

16750 ROUTE TRANSCANADIENNE, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
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Website:   www.merck-animal-health.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Ralgro information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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