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Dextrose 50% (Canada)

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Dextrose 50%

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Valesco

Dextrose Injection Mfr, 50%

For Glucose Deficiencies.

DIN 02350521

STERILE

VETERINARY USE ONLY

WARNINGS: Keep out of reach of children.

Active Ingredient

Dextrose monohydrate USP 50% (w/v). (equivalent to 500 mg/mL).

Dextrose 50% Indications

As an aid in the treatment of glucose deficiencies in cattle, horses, sheep, swine and in the treatment of acetonemia (ketosis) in cattle and pregnancy disease in sheep.

Dosage and Administration

Warm to body temperature prior to administration. For intravenous or intraperitoneal administration in cattle, sheep and swine. FOR INTRAVENOUS USE ONLY IN HORSES.

Adult Cattle and Horses (454kg): 250 to 500 mL.

Adult Sheep and Swine (45kg): 50 to 150 mL.

May be repeated after a few hours if required.

CAUTIONS: Do not retain partly used bottle. CONTAINS NO PRESERVATIVE. If no improvement is noticed in the condition being treated after 2-3 days or less depending on the severity of the condition, the diagnosis should be re-evaluated and a veterinarian consulted. Use only if solution is clear. Inject slowly. When used by the intraperitoneal route, it is advisable to dilute solution to 5% with sterile water.

Storage

Store in a cool dark place between 15-30°C. KEEP FROM FREEZING.

VALESCO Pharmaceuticals Inc., 3606B boul. Poirier, Montreal, QC H4R 2J5

Net

 

 

500 mL

IL420500V

Rev: 00

NAC No.: 1711002.0

VALESCO PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
300 SOUTH EDGEWARE RD., ST. THOMAS, ON, N5P 4L1
Telephone:   519-488-6293 Ext. 404
Fax:   519-488-6306
Sales:   519-641-1962 or castrogiovanni22@sympatico.ca
Website:   www.valescopharma.com
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