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Epiclor (Canada)

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Epiclor

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

DIN 00654590

1 : 1000

Contains:

Epinephrine

1 : 1000

Chlorobutanol u.s.p. (preservative)

0.5% w/v

Sodium bisulfite

0.1% w/v

pH control: Hydrochloric acid and/or sodium hydroxide.

Epiclor Indications

Treatment of anaphylactic shock, bronchial asthma and related conditions. For acute cardiac failure during surgical anesthesia by intravenous or intracardial injection.

Administration and dosage:

Intramuscular and subcutaneous

Horses and Cattle

3 to 8 ml

Dogs

0.2 to 0.6 ml

Intravenous and intracardial (administer of a 1/10 dilution)

Horses and Cattle

3 to 8 ml

Dogs

0.13 to 0.5 ml

Intravenous administration should be given slowly- and at room temperature.

Epiclor Caution

Not to be used in the administration of cyclopropane or chloroform anesthesia.

Epinephrine may cause auricular fibrillations in horses if it follows chloral hydrate administration.

Veterinary use only.

50 ml

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

NAC No.: 1219003.3

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 Epiclor 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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