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Sodium Iodide 20% Injection

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Sodium Iodide 20% Injection

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vedco

Sodium Iodide 20% Injection Caution

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

Description

For use as an aid in the treatment of actinomycosis (lumpy jaw), actinobacillosis (wooden tongue) and necrotic stomatitis in cattle.

Each Ml Contains

Sodium Iodide, 200 mg with Propylene Glycol 10% v/v and Edetate Disodium 0.075% w/v; Benzyl Alcohol 0.25% v/v; Methylparaben, 0.03% w/v and Propylparaben, 0.025% w/v (preservatives)

Directions

Administer by slow intravenous injection, taking care to avoid perivascular deposition. The usual dose is 30 mg per pound of body weight (15 mL/100 lbs). May be repeated once at weekly intervals, if necessary. Contraindications: The use of sodium iodide is contraindicated in pregnancy and hyperthyroidism. Caution: Animals vary in their susceptibility of iodides. Administer with caution until the animal's tolerance is determined. Discontinue treatment if signs of iodism or adverse reactions occur. Store at a controlled room temperature between 15° and 30°C (59°-86°F).

Packaged

250 mL container

Warning

Not for use in lactating dairy cows. Not For Human Use. Keep out of reach of children.

Distributed

Sold to Veterinarians Only

VEDCO, INC., St. Joseph, MO 64504

Phone: 816/238-8840

NAC No.: 10941870

VEDCO, INC.
5503 CORPORATE DR., ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64507
Telephone:   816-238-8840
Toll-Free:   888-708-3326 (888-70VEDCO)
Fax:   816-238-1837
Website:   www.vedco.com
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