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Calphos (Canada)

This page contains information on Calphos for veterinary use.
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  • Calphos Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Calphos
  • Direction and dosage information for Calphos

Calphos

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Rafter 8

VETERINARY USE ONLY

STERILE

MILK FEVER THERAPY

Each 500 mL Contains:

*Calcium (Equivalent to 26.68% w/v calcium gluconate)

12.42 grams

*Magnesium (Obtained from 23.07 g magnesium chloride)

2.76 grams

*Phosphorus (Obtained from 19.46 g calcium hypophosphite)

7.09 grams

Dextrose

75.00 grams

* Present as salts or boryl esters of gluconic acid

STORE ABOVE 9°C

Directions For Use

For use as an aid in the treatment of milk fever, grass tetany and other conditions associated with calcium, magnesium and phosphorous deficiencies. Administer intravenously, intra-muscularly, or subcutaneously. If given subcutaneously or intra-muscularly, divide the dosage among several locations. Massage the points of injections to aid in absorption to help inflammation and/or sloughing.

Calphos Caution

Solution should be warmed to room temperature and administered slowly.

SUGGESTED DOSAGE: Cattle: 250 to 500 ml

If there is no noticeable improvement in the condition being treated after 3 to 4 days of treatment, the diagnosis should be redetermined and appropriate measures taken.

Aseptic precautions should be observed such as withdrawing from the bottle through a sterile 14 or 16 gauge needle into a sterile syringe. Disinfect the site of the injection.

DIN 00654612

500 ml

RAFTER 8 PRODUCTS, 87 Skyline Crescent N.E., Calgary, Alberta T2K 5X2

NAC No.: 1219001.2

RAFTER 8 PRODUCTS
87 SKYLINE CRESCENT N.E., CALGARY, AB, T2K 5X2
Telephone:   403-291-3640
Order Desk:   800-461-8615
Fax:   403-250-2703
Website:   www.rafter8.ca
Email:   orders@rafter8.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Calphos 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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