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DexaferThis treatment applies to the following species:
Sterile Iron Dextran Solution For Injection, Mfr. Std.
VETERINARY USE ONLY
Each mL contains the equivalent of 100 mg of iron as ferric hydroxide in complex with a low molecular weight dextran fraction.
WARNING: Keep out of reach of children.
As an aid in the prevention and treatment of iron deficiency in piglets.
Directions For Use
Prevention: Administer by intramuscular route, 1 mL one to three days after birth. May be repeated when the piglets are 2 weeks old.
Treatment: Administer by intramuscular route, 1 to 2 mL when 5 to 28 days old.
Disinfect the site of injection. Use a sterile needle (20G to 21G x 12 mm).
If the symptoms of iron deficiency persist, consult a veterinarian.
StorageStore between 15°C and 25°C.
Vetoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada, J5T 3S5
2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
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