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AVL Electrolyte Powder (Canada)

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AVL Electrolyte Powder

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Manufacturer: AVL

Oral electrolyte powder

DIN 02384248

Veterinary Use Only

Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.

Active Ingredients

Each 76 g contains:

DEXTROSE

41.734 g

SODIUM CHLORIDE

3.507 g

GLYCINE

6.756 g

POTASSIUM CHLORIDE

1.940 g

SODIUM ACETATE

13.125 g

SODIUM PHOSPHATE MONOBASIC

0.600 g

DIPOTASSIUM PHOSPHATE

0.349 g

CALCIUM d-PANTOTHENATE

0.012 g

RECONSTITUTED SOLUTION OSMOLARITY

428 mOsm/L

AVL Electrolyte Powder Indications

As an aid in the treatment and prevention of dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, acidosis and as a supplementary nutrient source for newborn calves with diarrhea. AVL Electrolyte Powder is designed for maximum absorption following oral administration.

Dosage and Administration

Dissolve 76 g (1 pouch in the measuring cup) in two (2) litres of hot water (37 °C) and administer entire volume by bottle or stomach tube. Repeat treatment two (2) or three (3) times daily or as recommended by a veterinarian. The solution does not interfere with milk digestion and can be given to suckling calves and to calves that are being hand fed milk.

When reconstituted as directed, the solution provides approximately:

Na+

112.5 mEq/L

K+

15 mEq/L

H+

6 mEq/L

Cl-

43 mEq/L

Phosphate

10.5 mEq/L

Acetate*

80 mEq/L

Glycine

45 mMol/L

Dextrose

116 mMol/L

* When metabolized, is equal to 80 mEq/L bicarbonate.

Shake well before using. Discard solution if not used within 24 hours.

Contraindications

Do not use in cases of upper gastro-intestinal obstruction or in moribund animals.

CAUTIONS: If no improvement is seen within the first 48 to 72 hours, consult a veterinarian.

Storage

Store below 25°C. Protect from moisture. Keep tightly closed. Keep from freezing.

PRESENTATION: 76g and 4kg

PRODUCT CODE: EP76; EP4

Alberta Veterinary Laboratories Ltd., 411 - 19th Street, Calgary, AB T2E 6J7

NAC No.: 1602014.0

ALBERTA VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD.
AVL

411-19TH STREET S.E., CALGARY, AB, T2E 6J7
Telephone:   403-456-2245
Toll-Free:   877-456-2755
Fax:   403-207-6074
Website:   www.avetlabs.com
Email:   avl_contact@avetlabs.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the AVL Electrolyte Powder 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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