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Dexafer (Canada)

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Dexafer

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Sterile Iron Dextran Solution For Injection, Mfr. Std.

DIN 00612847

VETERINARY USE ONLY

Injectable

Active Ingredient

Each mL contains the equivalent of 100 mg of iron as ferric hydroxide in complex with a low molecular weight dextran fraction.

Preservative:

Phenol

0.5% w/v

Warning

Keep out of reach of children.

Dexafer Indications

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).

Dexafer Caution

If the symptoms of iron deficiency persist, consult a veterinarian.

Storage

Store between 15°C and 25°C.

Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada, J5T 3S5

Net:

Code

 

100 mL

0251016

8DEX003A

NAC No.: 12340195

VETOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Dexafer 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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