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Lactated Ringer's Injection, USPThis treatment applies to the following species:
Veterinary Use Only
Balanced electrolyte solution
Warnings: Keep out of reach of children.
Active ingredients: Each L contains: Sodium chloride 6 g, Sodium lactate 3.1 g, Potassium chloride 0.3 g and Calcium chloride dihydrate 0.2 g. Total osmolarity: 237mOsml/L.
Each L provides (not including ions for adjusting pH): Sodium 130 mEq,
Potassium 4 mEq,
Calcium 3 mEq,
Total Cations 137 mEq,
Chloride 109 mEq,
Lactate 28 mEq,
Total Anions 137 mEq
Lactated Ringer's Injection, USP Indications
As an aid in the treatment of dehydration and electrolyte disturbances in cattle, horses, sheep, swine, dogs and cats.
Dosage and AdministrationWarm to body temperature. For intravenous use only. Administer the contents or such amount as determined by a veterinarian.
Cautions: Do not use unless solution is clear. Additives may be incompatible. Discontinue infusion if adverse reaction occurs. Contains no preservatives. Discard any unused portion. Not for use in the treatment of lactic acidosis. Nausea and distress may sometimes occur if this solution is administered too rapidly. If these symptoms occur, discontinue injection and resume administration at a slower rate when the animal returns to normal. Supportive treatment only. Ensure proper medical treatment for infectious and/or pathological conditions.
StorageStore below 25°C. Keep from freezing.
500 mL, 1,000 mL, 3,000 mL, 5,000 mL
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