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Iron Dextran 10% (Canada)

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Iron Dextran 10%

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Manufacturer: Valesco

Iron Dextran Injection 10%, Mfr. Std.

DIN 02350548

STERILE

VETERINARY USE ONLY

Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.

ACTIVE INGREDIENT:

Each mL contains the equivalent of 100 mg of iron as ferric hydroxide dextran complex.

PRESERVATIVE:

Phenol

0.5% w/v

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).

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

STORAGE: Keep at room temperature (between 15-30 °C). Avoid freezing.

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

250 mL

IL30400

REV:0313

NAC No.: 1711003.0

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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