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Pentobarbital sodium Injection

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Pentobarbital sodium Injection

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

6 grains of pentobarbital sodium

Euthanasia

FOR VETERINARY EUTHANASIA ONLY

Pentobarbital sodium Injection Caution

Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Dosage: For intravenous (preferred), intracardial, intrapleural, or intraperitoneal injection.

Small animals: 1 mL per 10 lb of body weight.

Horses and other large animals: 1 mL per 10 lb of body weight, to a maximum dose of 100 mL.

Each mL contains:

Pentobarbital sodium

6 gr

Isopropyl alcohol

10%

Propylene glycol

18%

Benzyl alcohol

2.0%

Purified water

qs

Green dye to establish a distinctive color.

ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD: This product is toxic to wildlife. Birds and mammals feeding on treated animals may be killed. Euthanized animals must be properly disposed of by deep burial, incineration, or other method in compliance with state and local laws, to prevent consumption of carcass material by scavenging wildlife.

POISON

Keep out of reach of children.

Warning

This is a highly-toxic parenteral solution specifically designed for rapid, painless, and humane euthanasia of animals.

For additional information about adverse drug experience reporting for animals contact FDA at 1-888-FDA-VETS or http://www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/SafetyHealth

Questions? (855) 724-3461

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

covetrus.com

Net contents:

NDC:

Reorder #

 

250 mL multiple dose vial

11695-4862-5

017285

AH-071072-L-01

REV: 0120

CPN: 2050109.0

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