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Light Mineral Oil, NF (Canada)

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Light Mineral Oil, NF

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: AVL

Active Ingredients

Light Mineral Oil, NF, 100% v/v.


Keep out of reach of children.

Light Mineral Oil, NF Indications

As an aid in the treatment of intestinal constipation in horses, cattle, sheep, swine, goats, dogs and cats. Light Mineral Oil, NF is odourless and tasteless. Provides good sheen when used as a coat dressing for livestock shows. May also be used as a safe, non-irritating base for livestock sprays.

Dosage and Administration

Laxative: Administer as a drench and repeat daily until back to normal, or as recommended by a veterinarian.

Horses and cattle: 5 to 10 mL per 5 kg of body weight.

Sheep, Goats, Swine: 1 to 2 mL/kg of body weight.

Dogs, Cats: 0.5 mL/kg of body weight.

Cautions: Discontinue use of this medication if any diarrhea or soft stools occur. Exercise care in administering to avoid aspiration into the lungs and possible foreign body pneumonia. Prolonged use or frequently repeated use may interfere with the normal absorption of nutrients from the digestive tract. Not recommended for frequently repeated or extended repeated administration. If the condition persists, consult a veterinarian.


Store below 25°C. Keep the container tightly closed. Keep from freezing.

Manufactured by: AVL. 7226-107 Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta T2C 5N6. 1-877-456-2755.


250 mL, 4 Litre, 10 Litre

DIN: 02380862


CPN: 1602007.3


7226-107th AVENUE S.E., CALGARY, AB, T2C 5N6
Telephone:   403-456-2245
Toll-Free:   877-456-2755
Fax:   403-271-2920
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Light Mineral Oil, NF 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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