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Magnesium Hydroxide Powder

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Magnesium Hydroxide Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Covetrus North America

Antacid - laxative - adsorbent

For animal use only

Keep out of reach of children

Magnesium Hydroxide Powder Indications

For oral administration to ruminants as an aid in the treatment of digestive disturbances requiring an antacid, mild laxative, and adsorbent.

Warning

Milk that has been taken from animals during treatment and for 24 hours (2 milkings) after the latest treatment must not be used for food.

Precaution: Avoid frequent or continued use.

Dosage and Administration

Mix 1 pound of magnesium hydroxide powder into 1 gallon of water and stir thoroughly. Shake well before using. Administer with a stomach tube or as a drench.

Cattle: 1 gallon of mixture.

Sheep and calves: 1 pint to 1 quart of mixture, depending on size of animal.

Composition

Each pound contains:

magnesium hydroxide

10.4 oz

One pound of magnesium hydroxide powder contains magnesium hydroxide equivalent to 1 gallon of milk of magnesia.

Store in a cool, dry place.

Keep lid tightly closed when not in use.

Questions? (855) 724-3461

Distributed by: Covetrus North America, 400 Metro Place North, Dublin, OH 43017

covetrus.com

Net Weight:

NDC:

Reorder #

 

16 oz (1 lb)

11695-4151-1

004392

AH-004392-02

ISS: 0120

REV: 0120

M-0737-07

CPN: 2050080.0

COVETRUS NORTH AMERICA
400 METRO PLACE NORTH, DUBLIN, OH, 43017
Toll-Free:   1-855-724-3461
Website:   www.covetrus.com
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