Tumil-K Gel

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Tumil-K Gel

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Virbac

Active Ingredient(s): Each 2.34 g (1/2 teaspoon) contains 2 mEq (468 mg) of potassium gluconate in a palatable base.

Tumil-K Gel Indications

For use as a supplement in potassium deficient states in cats and dogs.

Dosage and Administration

The suggested dose of TUMIL-K® for adult cats and dogs is 2.34 g (1/2 teaspoon) per 10 lbs. (4.5 kg) of body weight twice a day. The dosage may be adjusted to satisfy the patient’s need.

TUMIL-K® is highly palatable. To initiate interest in taste, place a small amount on the animal’s nose or on the roof of its mouth. The gel may be placed on the paw after initial interest has been established.

Precaution(s): Store at a controlled room temperature of 59°-86°F (15°-30°C).

Caution(s): Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Use with caution in the presence of cardiac disease, particularly in digitalized patients or in the presence of renal disease.

Do not administer in diseases where high potassium levels may be encountered, such as severe renal insufficiency or adrenal insufficiency.

Warning(s): Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.

Presentation: 5 oz. (142 g) container (NDC No. 0689-0134-01).

NAC No.: 10230810

VIRBAC ANIMAL HEALTH
Virbac Corporation

P.O. BOX 162059, FORT WORTH, TX, 76161
Telephone:   817-831-5030
Order Desk:   800-338-3659
Fax:   817-831-8327
Website:   www.virbacvet.com
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