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Physiological Saline Solution

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Physiological Saline Solution

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Henry Schein® Animal Health

Sterile - Preservative Free

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Physiological Saline Solution Caution

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

Physiological Saline Solution Indications

For use in replacement therapy of sodium, chloride and water which may become depleted in many diseases. Because this solution is isotonic with body fluids, it may also be used as a solvent or diluent, for antibiotics and other pharmaceuticals and biologicals where compatible, and for washing mucous membranes and other tissue surfaces.

Physiological Saline Solution Caution

This product contains no preservatives. Use entire contents when fist opened. Discard any unused solution.

Dosage and Administration

Warm to body temperature and administer slowly by intravenous or subcutaneous injection. The amount and rate of administration must be judged by the veterinarian in relation to the condition being treated and the clinical response of the animal, being careful to avoid overhydration. When used as a solvent or diluent for pharmaceuticals and biologicals, follow manufacturer’s directions.

Composition

Each 100 mL of aqueous solution contains:

Sodium Chloride

0.9 g

Millequivalents Per Liter

Cations

Sodium

154 mEq/L

Anions

Chloride

154 mEq/L

Total osmolarity is 308 milliosmoles per liter.

Store between 15°C and 30°C (59°F and 86°F).

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Manufactured by Nova-Tech, Inc., Grand Island, NE 68801

VetUS™

Distributed Exclusively by Henry Schein Animal Health, Dublin, OH 43017

www.HenryScheinVet.com

NET CONTENTS

NDC #

Reorder #:

 

250 mL

 

002477

18-807-25

RMS# 92-529

Rev. 12-11

500 mL

11695-6401-5

002478

18-807-50

RMS 92-562

Rev. 07-10

1000 mL

11695-6401-1

002479

18-807-60

RMS 92-527

Rev. 10-10

NAC No.: 10823074

HENRY SCHEIN® ANIMAL HEALTH
400 METRO PLACE NORTH, DUBLIN, OH, 43017-7545
Telephone:   614-761-9095
Toll-Free:   1-855-724-3461
Website:   www.henryscheinvet.com
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