Mineral Oil (Canada)This page contains information on Mineral Oil for veterinary use.
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Mineral OilThis treatment applies to the following species:
FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY
Mineral Oil Indications
Mineral Oil is recommended as an intestinal lubricant to relieve constipation, a dry skin softener, and as a coat dressing.
Dosage: As A Laxative
Cattle & Horses - 240 to 960 mL depending on body weight and severity of condition.
Sheep, Goats, & Swine - 60 to 240 mL.
Dogs & Cats - 5 to 120 mL.
Repeat dosage daily until condition is corrected. Habitual constipation may be relieved by administering 1-2 times weekly.
Directions: As A Coat Dressing
Mix 1L Alcohol, 1L Water, and 2L Mineral Oil; shaking vigorously to make an emulsion. Massage into the coat and skin. Follow with a good brushing.
For use as a spray, dissolve 30 grams of soap in 450 mL of hot water. Let cool, then add 450 mL of oil. Then use 30 mL of this mixture with 180 mL of water for spraying.
Net 4 Litres
DOMINION VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD., 1199 Sanford St., Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3A1
NAC No.: 11810372
1199 SANFORD STREET, WINNIPEG, MB, R3E 3A1
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