Lutropin-V Dual Pack (Canada)This page contains information on Lutropin-V Dual Pack for veterinary use.
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- Lutropin-V Dual Pack Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Lutropin-V Dual Pack
- Direction and dosage information for Lutropin-V Dual Pack
Lutropin-V Dual PackThis treatment applies to the following species:
VETERINARY USE ONLY
Porcine Pituitary Luteinizing Hormone for Injection
Porcine Pituitary Lutropin Extract (PPLE)
LUTROPIN®-V is highly purified luteinizing hormone extracted from carefully selected porcine pituitary glands. It is lyophilized to maintain potency under normal storage conditions. Active ingredients: Each lyophilized 20 mL vial of LUTROPIN®-V contains the equivalent of 25 mg Armour standard of luteinizing hormone. When reconstituted with 20 mL sodium chloride injection USP, each mL contains LH equivalent to 1.25 mg Armour standard of luteinizing hormone.
Lutropin-V Dual Pack Indications
Luteinizing hormone is recommended for use in cattle, horses, swine, sheep and dogs as an aid in the treatment of breeding disorders related to hypofunction of the pituitary gland and/or in those conditions where gonadal sensitivity is reduced.
Females: To stimulate maturation of the developing ovarian follicle, production of estrogen and ovulation.
Males: To stimulate testicular interstitial cells and the production of testosterone.
Dosage and AdministrationReconstitute each vial of LUTROPIN®-V with 20 mL sodium chloride injection USP and use immediately. Do not save partially used vials (See cautions). LUTROPIN®-V may be given by intravenous or subcutaneous injection. Administer by intravenous injection for maximum effect.
Cattle: 20.0 mL (25.0 mg)
Horses: 20.0 mL (25.0 mg)
Swine: 4.0 mL (5.0 mg)
Sheep: 2.0 mL (2.5 mg)
Dogs: 0.8 mL (1.0 mg)
For all these species, the injection may be repeated in one to four weeks or as indicated.
CAUTIONS: LUTROPIN®-V is packaged in single-dose vials. In the event of an allergic reaction, administer epinephrine.
WarningsNo meat withdrawal period or milk withholding time is required when used according to the label. Keep out of reach of children.
StorageStore LUTROPIN®-V at room temperature (15-30°C).
PACKAGING: 2 × 20 mL vials, each containing 25 mg of Armour LH.
®Registered trademark of Vetoquinol USA, Inc.
Vetoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5
2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
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