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Wound-Kote Gentian Violet

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Wound-kote Gentian Violet

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Farnam

Antiseptic Dressing & Gall Lotion


Spray Wound Dressing

for Horses, Ponies, Cattle & Dogs




Extremely Flammable

Vapors May Cause Flash Fires

Contents Under Pressure

Vapor Harmful

Irritates Eyes, Skin And Respiratory Tract

Wound-Kote™ Spray is a quick-drying, deep penetrating antiseptic dressing and gall lotion. Effective against bacterial infections most common in skin lesions of domestic animals, including horses, cattle and dogs. Contains 500 applications.

Spray On

surface wounds, minor cuts and skin abrasions, harness galls and saddle sores. Controls secondary infections.

Directions - Shake Well

Remove protective cap. Point nozzle opening towards wound or affected area to be treated. Spray from a distance of 2 to 4 inches. Release spray by pressing valve stem down for just an instant. The slightest amount of spray you can quickly release over the area to be treated will provide adequate dosage. Application may be repeated daily or more often until healing takes place. Whenever possible, clean and dry affected area to be treated before applying.

Wound-Kote Gentian Violet Caution

Not for human use. For external use only. Livestock Remedy. In case of deep or puncture wounds or serious burns, consult veterinarian. If redness, irritation or swelling persists or increases, discontinue use and consult veterinarian. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. Do not apply to large areas of the body. Do not apply at all to cats. Do not use on animals intended for food. Note that this spray will stain clothing.

Active Ingredients

Isopropyl Alcohol 48%, Acriflavin .04%.

Inactive Ingredients

Methyl Violet, Technical Furfural, Sodium Propionate, Urea, Glycerine, Propylene Glycol, Propellents.

Danger! Extremely Flammable. Do Not Spray Near Sparks, Heat Or Open Flames. Vapors Will Accumulate Readily And May Ignite Explosively. Keep Area Ventilated During Use And Until All Vapors Are Gone. Do Not Smoke -extinguish All Sources Of Ignition. Contents Under Pressure. Avoid Prolonged Exposure To Sunlight Or Heat From Radiators, Stoves, Hot Water And Other Heat Sources That May Cause Bursting. Do Not Puncture, Incinerate, Burn Or Store At Temperatures Above 120°f. Do Not Discard Empty Can In Home Garbage Compactor.

vapor Harmful. Use With Adequate Ventilation. Avoid Continuous Breathing Of Vapor Or Spray Mist. Avoid Skin And Eye Contact. In Case Of Eye Contact, Flush Thoroughly With Large Amounts Of Water For 15 Minutes And Get Medical Attention. For Skin Contact, Wash Thoroughly With Soap And Water. In Case Of Respiratory Difficulty, Provide Fresh Air And Call Physician. Intentional Misuse By Deliberately Concentrating And Inhaling The Contents May Be Harmful Or Fatal.

keep Out Of Reach Of Children.

not For Human Use

Farnam - Your Partner in Horse Care

FARNAM HORSE PRODUCTS, A Division of Farnam Companies, Inc., P.O. Box 34820, Phoenix, AZ 85067-4820

Call with comments or questions: 800-234-2269

©2009 Farnam Companies, Inc.

Wound-Kote, Farnam, the Farnam logo and Your Partner in Horse Care are trademarks of Farnam Companies, Inc.


Product Code:



5 oz. (141 g)




5 oz. (142 g).

Nac No.

301 WEST OSBORN ROAD, P.O. BOX 34820, PHOENIX, AZ, 85013-3928
Telephone:   602-285-1660
Toll-Free:   800-234-2269
Fax:   602-207-2183
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