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Cal-Dex CMPK Injection

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Cal-Dex CMPK Injection

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: AgriLabs

For Treatment of Milk Fever in Cattle

Cal-Dex CMPK Injection Caution

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

Composition

Each 500 mL of sterile aqueous solution contains:

Calcium (as calcium borogluconate, equivalent to calcium gluconate 23.2%)

10.8 g

Potassium (as potassium chloride)

8.0 g

Phosphorus (as sodium hypophosphite • H2O)

2.5 g

Magnesium (as magnesium borogloconate)

1.6 g

Dextrose • H2O

75.0 g

Millequivalents Per Liter

Cations

Calcium

1,080 mEq/L

Potassium

410 mEq/L

Magnesium

261 mEq/L

Sodium

161 mEq/L

Anions

Borogluconate

1,341 mEq/L

Chloride

410 mEq/L

Hypophosphite

161 mEq/L

Osmolarity (calc.)

11.597 mOsmol/L

Cal-Dex CMPK Injection Indications

For use as an aid in the treatment of hypocalcemia (parturient paresis, milk fever), hypomagnesemia (grass tetany), and other conditions associated with calcium, magnesium, phosphorus and potassium deficiencies in cattle.

Contraindications

Do not administer this product to animals showing signs of cardiac distress.

Precautions

Administration should be made slowly and with care to avoid adverse effects such as heart block or shock. Perivascular or subcutaneous deposition of hypertonic solutions may result in severe inflammation at the injection site.

Cal-Dex CMPK Injection Caution

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

Dosage and Administration

Warm solution to body temperature. The usual intravenous dose in cattle is 500 mL per 800 to 1,000 pounds of body weight.

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

For Animal Use Only

Keep Out of Reach Of Children

Manufactured for Agri Laboratories Ltd., St. Joseph, MO 64503

NET CONTENTS:

 

500 mL

600005 Iss0805

NAC No.: 10581531

AGRI LABORATORIES LTD.
20927 STATE ROUTE K, P.O. BOX 3103 (64503), ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64505
Telephone:   816-233-9533
Order Desk:   800-542-8916
Fax:   816-233-9546
Website:   www.agrilabs.com
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