Uni-Lyte (Canada)

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Uni-Lyte

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Univet

Sterile Electrolytes Solution

DIN: 00596639

Active Ingredient(s): Each mL contains:

Dextrose

25.0 mg

Sorbitol

25.0 mg

Sodium chloride

4.853 mg

Potassium chloride

0.747 mg

Magnesium chloride

0.407 mg

Calcium chloride

0.367 mg

Sodium lactate

7.842 mg

Each litre provides: Cations:

Sodium

153 mEq

Potassium

10 mEq

Magnesium

4 mEq

Calcium

5 mEq

Total

172 mEq

Anions:

Chloride

102 mEq

Lactate

70 mEq

Total

172 mEq

Uni-Lyte Indications

UNI-LYTE is used as an aid in the treatment of dehydration and electrolyte disturbances in horse, cattle, sheep and swine, caused by diarrhea, fever and hemorrhage.

Dosage and Administration

Administer intravenously or intraperitoneally using proper aseptic technique.

Horses and Cattle

1,000 to 2,000 mL

Ponies, Foals and Calves

500 to 1,000 mL

Swine and Sheep

500 to 1,000 mL

Pigs

100 to 500 mL

The dosage may be repeated as indicated.

Precaution(s): Store at room temperature.

Caution(s): The solution should be warmed to room temperature and administered slowly.

Do not administer to horses by intraperitoneal injection.

Presentation: 1,000 mL plastic bottles.

NAC No.: 12290250

UNIVET PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
50 STEELES AVE., UNIT #1, MILTON, ON, L9T 2Y5
Telephone:   905-876-1990
Order Desk:   800-268-5069
Fax:   905-878-5311
Website:   www.univetpharm.com
Email:   univet@univetpharm.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Uni-Lyte 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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