Sterile Saline

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Sterile Saline

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: VetOne

Solution

Sterile - Preservative Free

Sterile Saline Caution

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

Warning

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

Composition

Each 100 mL of sterile aqueous solution contains:

Sodium Chloride

0.9 g

Milliequivalents Per Liter

Cations

Sodium

154 mEq/L

Anions

Chloride

154 mEq/L

Total osmolarity is 308 milliosmoles per liter.

Sterile Saline Caution

This product contains no preservatives. Use entire contents when first opened. Discard any unused solution.

Sterile Saline Indications

For use in replacement therapy of sodium, chloride and water which may become depleted in many diseases. Because this solution is isotonic with body fluids, it may also be used as a solvent or diluent for antibiotics and other pharmaceuticals and biologicals where compatible, and for washing mucous membranes and other tissue surfaces.

Dosage and Administration

Warm to body temperature and administer slowly by intravenous or subcutaneous injection. The amount and rate of administration must be judged by the veterinarian in relation to the condition being treated and the clinical response of the animal, being careful to avoid overhydration. When used as a solvent or diluent for pharmaceuticals and biologicals, follow manufacturer’s directions.

Store between 15°C and 30°C (59°F-86°F).

Distributed by: MWI, Boise, ID 83705

(888) 694-8381

www.vetone.net

Manufactured by: Bimeda-MTC Animal Health Inc., Cambridge, Ontario, Canada N3C 2W4

Net Contents:

 

1000 mL

Iss.01.07

8XXXXXX

V1 501032

NAC No.: 13150191

VET ONE
Distributed by MWI Veterinary Supply

3041 W. PASADENA DR., BOISE, ID, 83705
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