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Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC)

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  • Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC) Indications
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Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC)

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: VetOne

Sterile-Nonpyrogenic Solution

Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC) Caution

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




Each 100 mL contains:

Sodium Chloride

600 mg

Sodium Lactate

310 mg

Potassium Chloride

30 mg

Calcium Chloride Dihydrate

20 mg

Water for Injection


The Calcium, Potassium and Sodium contents are approximately 2.7, 4.0, and 130 mEq/liter, respectively. Total Osmolar Concentration: 273 mOsml per liter (calculated).

Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC) Caution

Solution should be warmed to body temperature prior to administration and administered at a slow rate. This is a single dose unit. It contains no preservatives. If entire contents are not used, discard unused portion.


Do not administer to horses by intraperitoneal injection. Do not administer to animals with inadequate renal function. Not for use in lactic acidosis.

Lactated Ringer's Injection (Bimeda-MTC) Indications

For the correction of electrolyte depletion, metabolic acidosis and dehydration of cattle, calves, horses, sheep and swine.

Dosage and Administration

May be injected intravenously, subcutaneously or intraperitoneally (except in horses) using strict aseptic technique.

Cattle and Horses: 2 to 5 mL per pound of body weight, depending on size and condition of animal, repeated 1 to 3 times daily or as needed.

Swine and Sheep: 2 to 5 mL per pound of body weight depending on size and condition of animal, repeated 1 to 3 times daily or as needed.

If administered subcutaneously divide dosage into several sites of injection and massage points of injection to aid in absorption and help prevent inflammation and/or sloughing.

Store between 15° and 30°C (59°F-86°F)

Distributed by: MWI, Boise, ID 83705

(888) 694-8381

Manufactured by: Bimeda-MTC Animal Health Inc., Cambridge, Ontario, Canada N3C 2W4

Net Contents:


1000 mL



V1 501033

CPN: 1315014.1

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