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Pronefra Palatable Oral Suspension (Canada)

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Pronefra Palatable Oral Suspension

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Virbac

FOR CATS AND DOGS

SUPPORTS NORMAL FUNCTION AND HEALTH OF THE KIDNEYS

VETERINARY USE ONLY

NN.A5E9

ACTIVE INGREDIENTS (PER 2 ML OF SUSPENSION):

Astragalus membranaceus

200 mg

Calcium carbonate

75 mg

Fish protein hydrolysate

40 mg

Magnesium carbonate

20 mg

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS:

Butylated hydroxytoluene, chitosan, colloidal silica, fatty acid triglycerides, poultry liver powder, sorbitan monooleate.

Description

Pronefra™ palatable oral suspension is recommended for cats and dogs for the support of normal renal health.

Pronefra™ palatable oral suspension has 4 main benefits:

● Calcium carbonate and magnesium carbonate decrease dietary availability of phosphorus by intestinal binding.

● The polysaccharides of Astragalus membranaceus are known to contribute to maintenance of normal kidney architecture.

● The fish protein hydrolysate may support normal blood pressure.

● Highly palatable liquid supplement, for an easier administration vs. capsules and tablets.

The formulation also contains: butylated hydroxytoluene, chitosan, colloidal silica, fatty acid triglycerides, poultry liver powder, sorbitan monooleate.

For better compliance, take advantage of the syringe and the adapter cap for accurate dosing.

CAUTIONS: Safe use in pregnant animals or animals intended for breeding has not been proven. If the animal’s condition worsens or does not improve, stop product administration and consult your veterinarian. Not for animals with auto immune disease.

Directions For Use

Shake well before use. Light sedimentation is normal. Give twice daily preferably at mealtime, using the dosing syringe 1 mL / 8.8 lbs (4 kg) body weight for cats, and 1 mL / 11 lbs (5 kg) body weight for dogs, initially up to 6 months. Pronefra™ palatable oral suspension is highly palatable, allowing for easy administration. Pronefra™ palatable oral suspension may be directly given into the mouth by using the provided syringe.

Recommended dose according to cat body weight. Give dose twice a day.

kg

lbs

mL

2

4.4

0.5

3

6.6

0.75

4

8.8

1

5

11

1.25

6

13.2

1.5

7

15.4

1.75

8

17.6

2

Recommended dose according to dog body weight. Give dose twice a day.

kg

lbs

mL

2.5

5.5

0.5

5

11

1

10

22

2

15

33

3

20

44

4

25

55

5

Do not exceed the recommended dose. Drinking water should be available at all times. It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use or before extending the period of use.

Store in a cool, dry place. Refrigeration is not required.

ADVICE FOR CORRECT USE OF ADAPTER CAP (see illustrations below):

1: Shake well before use.

2: Unscrew the white cap to open the bottle.

3: Screw the adapter cap on the bottle.

4: Keep the bottle upright and open the adapter cap.

5: Insert the oral dosing syringe firmly inside.

6: Invert the bottle and slowly pull the plunger down so that the oral dosing syringe fills with the product. Withdraw the recommended quantity according to the weight of your animal.

7: Return the bottle upright and remove the oral dosing syringe by gently twisting it out of the adapter cap. Close the adapter cap.

8: Insert the syringe into the mouth of your animal and gently push the product out of the syringe. Make sure that your animal swallows the product.

9: Always keep the bottle closed with the adapter cap. Thoroughly rinse the syringe after use with clear water. The product does not require refrigeration.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Pronefra™ palatable oral suspension is available in two presentations:

• 60 mL for cats • 180 mL for cats and dogs.

Warnings

For animal use only. Keep out of the reach of children and animals.

In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately.

QUESTIONS? Virbac AH, Inc. P.O. Box 162059, Fort Worth, TX 76161 USA,1-800-338-3659 - www.virbacvet.com - www.virbac.ca

Made in France.

Manufactured for: Virbac AH, Inc. P.O. Box 162059, Fort Worth, TX 76161 USA.

Imported and distributed by: Virbac Canada Inc. 1400-340 rue Albert Street, Ottawa (Ontario) K1R 0A5

NAC No.: 1177073.0

VIRBAC CANADA INC.
209-231 SHEARSON CRESCENT, CAMBRIDGE, ON, N1T 1J5
Toll-Free:   866-458-3350
Fax:   519-621-4114
Website:   www.virbac.ca
Email:   info@virbac.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Pronefra Palatable Oral Suspension information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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