RenaKare GelThis page contains information on RenaKare Gel for veterinary use.
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- RenaKare Gel Indications
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Renakare GelThis treatment applies to the following species:
RenaKare Gel CautionFederal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
For Animal Use Only
Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
Each 1/2 Teaspoon (2.34 G) Contains (minimum)
2 mEq (468 mg)
In a palatable base
Adult cats and dogs
2 mEq/4.5 kg (1/2 tsp/10 lb) PO BID
Kittens and puppies
Administer with food. Gel is highly palatable. Place small amount on animal’s nose or in mouth to initiate interest. Place gel on food or on animal’s paw thereafter. Dosage may be adjusted as necessary by the veterinarian.
RenaKare Gel Indications
For use as a potassium supplement in hypokalemic cats and dogs.
May cause hyperkalemia. Do not exceed the recommended dose. Frequent patient monitoring is advised. Adverse effects include gastrointestinal irritation, muscular weakness, twitching, irritability, and cardiac conduction disturbances. Potassium salts are contraindicated in animals with hyperkalemia, severe renal impairment or failure, severe hemolytic reactions, Addison’s disease, decreased gastrointestinal motility, and acute dehydration.
Use with caution in animals receiving digoxin, potassium-sparing diuretics, ACE inhibitors, and NSAIDs.
Store In A Dry Place At Controlled Room Temperature 15°-30°c (59°-86°f). Keep Container Tightly Closed.
Manufactured for Neogen® Corporation, Lexington, KY 40511 USA
5 oz (142 g)
944 NANDINO BLVD, LEXINGTON, KY, 40511-1205
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