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DextroLyte

This page contains information on DextroLyte for veterinary use.
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DextroLyte

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: VetOne

Injection

Sterile Solution Electrolytes Dextrose

For animal use only.

Keep out of reach of children and pets.

DextroLyte Caution

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

CONTAINS:

Each 500 mL of sterile aqueous solution contains:

Dextrose • H2O

12.50 g

Sorbitol

12.50 g

Sodium Lactate

3.95 g

Sodium Chloride

2.40 g

Potassium Chloride

0.37 g

Magnesium Chloride • 6H2O

0.21 g

Calcium Chloride • 2H2O

0.19 g

Milliequivalents Per Liter

Cations

Sodium

153 mEq/L

Potassium

9 mEq/L

Calcium

6 mEq/L

Magnesium

4 mEq/L

Anions

Chloride

101 mEq/L

Lactate

71 mEq/L

Osmolarity (calc.): 602 mOsmol/L

DextroLyte Caution

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

Storage

Store between 15°C-30°C (59°F-86°F).

DextroLyte Indications

For use in conditions associated with fluid and electrolyte loss, such as dehydration, shock, vomiting and diarrhea, particularly when an immediate source of energy is also indicated.

Dosage and Administration

Warm solution to body temperature and administer slowly (10 to 30 mL per minute) by intravenous or intraperitoneal injection, using strict aseptic procedures.

Adult Cattle and Horses: 1000 to 2000 mL

Calves, Ponies and Foals: 500 to 1000 mL

Adult Sheep and Swine: 500 to 1000 mL

These are suggested dosages. The actual amount and rate of fluid administration must be judged by the veterinarian in relation to the condition being treated and the clinical response of the animal, being careful to avoid overhydration.

Contraindications

Do not administer intraperitoneally to horses.

MADE IN USA

Distributed by: MWI, Boise, ID 83705

(888) 694-8381

www.vetone.net

Net Contents:

NDC

 

 

500 mL

13985 804 05

V1 510183

18-804-50

RMS 92-1002

1000 mL

13985 804 01

V1 510184

18-804-60

RMS 92-599

NAC No.: 13151461

VET ONE
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