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Veterinary Surfactant (D.S.S.)

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Veterinary Surfactant (d.s.s.)

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: First Priority

Priority Care® 1

Laxative - Stool Softener - Lubricant

Water Miscible Solution of Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate 5%


Water, Propylene Glycol, Dioctyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate.


Store at controlled room temperature between 15° and 30°C (59°-86°F). Keep container tightly closed when not in use.

Veterinary Surfactant (D.S.S.) Indications

To be used as an aid in the relief of constipation and impactions caused by hard fecal masses in horses, dogs and cats.

Directions For Use: Horses

For use as an enema, administer 4-6 ounces in 1 gallon water. For use as a laxative, administer orally with the aid of a stomach tube 8 ounces in 1 gallon water or mineral oil.

Dogs And Cats

For use as an enema, administer 2-3 ounces of a mixture of 5 mL VETERINARY SURFACTANT per ounce of water.

For Animal Use Only

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Priority Care is a registered trademark of First Priority, Inc.

Manufactured By: FIRST PRIORITY, INC., Elgin, IL 60123-1146

Net Contents:


Reorder No.


One Gallon (3.785 L)



Rev. 03-07

Nac No.


1590 TODD FARM DRIVE, ELGIN, IL, 60123-1146
Telephone:   847-289-1600
Order Desk:   800-650-4899
Fax:   847-289-1223
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Veterinary Surfactant (D.S.S.) information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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