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Cal-Mag Plus (Canada)

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Cal-Mag Plus

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: DMVét

CALCIUM, MAGNESIUM, PHOSPHORUS AND DEXTROSE INJECTABLE SOLUTION

VETERINARY USE ONLY

STERILE

Parenteral solution for the treatment of milk fever.

Warnings

No meat withdrawal period or milk withholding time is required when used according to the label.

Keep out of reach of children.

DIN 02478552

Active Ingredients

Calcium gluconate monohydrate (equivalent to 21.6 mg/mL of calcium)

20.55% w/v

Calcium hypophosphite (equivalent to 5.0 mg/mL of phosphorous)

1.37% w/v

Magnesium gluconate dihydrate

5.8% w/v

Dextrose Monohydrate

15.0% w/v

Milliequivalents per 100 mL:

Cations:

Anions:

Calcium

107.8 mEq

Borogluconate

117.3 mEq

Magnesium

25.6 mEq

Hypophosphite

16.1 mEq

Total

133.4 mEq

Total

133.4 mEq

Inactive Ingredients

Boric acid, Sterile water for injection USP, Caramel color.

Cal-Mag Plus Indications

As an aid in the treatment of milk fever and other calcium, glucose, magnesium and phosphorus deficiencies in adult cattle, sheep, horses and swine.

Dosage and Administration

For intravenous, subcutaneous or intraperitoneal administration in cattle, sheep and swine and strictly intravenously in horses. Warm the solution to body temperature prior to use. When administered subcutaneously, the dose should be divided over several sites. Inject slowly and use aseptic technique for administration. Massage to facilitate absorption.

Adult Cattle and Horses

250-500 mL

Adult Sheep and swine

50-125 mL

Repeat in several hours if required or as recommended by a veterinarian. If there is no noticeable improvement after 24 to 36 hours or less depending on the severity of the condition being treated, consult your veterinarian. Monitor animal’s condition closely.

CAUTIONS: Contains no preservatives. Use only if solution is clear. Discard any unused portion.

Storage

Store between 15 and 30°C. Keep from freezing. Keep away from direct light.

Manufactured by: DMVét, Inc, 1747 Ch. Baldwin - Barnston, Coaticook, QC, Canada, J1A 2S4

Net

NTI #

RMS #

500 mL

18-811

92-1063

CPN: 1762005.0

DMVét INC.
1747 CH. BALDWIN-BARNSTON, COATICOOK, QC, J1A 2S4
Email:   slebire@dmvet.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Cal-Mag Plus 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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