Light Mineral Oil, NF (Canada)This page contains information on Light Mineral Oil, NF for veterinary use.
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Light Mineral Oil, NFThis treatment applies to the following species:
Veterinary Use Only
WarningsKeep out of reach of children.
Light Mineral Oil, NF, 100% v/v
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.
StorageStore below 25°C. Keep the container tightly closed. Keep from freezing.
Presentation: 250mL, 4L, 10L
Product Code: LM250; LM4; LM10
Alberta Veterinary Laboratories Ltd., 411 - 19th Street, Calgary, AB T2E 6J7
NAC No.: 1602007.1
411-19TH STREET S.E., CALGARY, AB, T2E 6J7
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