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AVL Electrolyte Powder HE (Canada)

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AVL Electrolyte Powder HE

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Manufacturer: AVL

Oral Electrolyte Powder for Solution

Veterinary Use Only

DIN 02408309

Warnings

No meat withdrawal period or milk withholding time is required when used according to the label. Keep out of the reach of children.

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS - each 185 g contains:

Dextrose

149.04 g

Sodium chloride

3.507 g

Glycine

6.756 g

Potassium chloride

1.940 g

Sodium acetate

13.127 g

Sodium phosphate monobasic

0.600 g

Dipotassium phosphate

0.349 g

Calcium d-pantothenate

0.012 g

Reconstituted Solution Osmolarity

725.6 mOsm/L

INDICATIONS: AVL Electrolyte Powder HE is a water additive-electrolyte powder for use as an aid in the treatment and prevention of dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, acidosis and as a supplementary nutrient source for new born calves with diarrhea. AVL Electrolyte Powder HE is designed for maximum absorption following oral administration.

Dosage and Administration

Dissolve 185 g (1 pouch) in two (2) litres of hot water (37°C) and administer entire volume per calf by bottle or stomach tube. Repeat treatment two (2) or three (3) times daily or as necessary. AVL Electrolyte Powder HE electrolyte 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

413.6 mMol/L

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

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

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

AVL Electrolyte Powder HE Caution

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

Storage

Store between 15°C and 25°C. Protect from moisture. Keep tightly closed.

PRESENTATION: 185g and 4kg

PRODUCT CODE: EPHE185; EPHE4

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

NAC No.: 1602011.0

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 HE 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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