Label: LACTATED RINGERS - sodium chloride, sodium lactate, potassium chloride and calcium chloride injection, solution

  • NDC Code(s): 57699-803-60
  • Packager: A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Category: PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: unapproved drug other

Drug Label Information

Updated 07/13

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  • PRECAUTIONS

    CAUTION: Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
    FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY
    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
    NET CONTENTS: 1000 mL

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  • INDICATIONS:


    For the correction of electrolyte depletion, metabolic acidosis and dehydration of cattle, calves, horses, sheep and swine.

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  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: May be injected intravenously, subcutaneously or intraperitoneally (except in horses) using strict aseptic technique.

    Cattle and Horses: 2 to 5 mL per pound of body weight depending on size and condition of animal, repeated 1 to 3 times daily or as needed.

    Swine and Sheep: 2 to 5 mL per pound of body weight depending on size and condition of animal, repeated 1 to 3 times daily or as needed.

    If administered subcutaneously divide the dosage into several sites of injection and massage points of injection to aid in absorption and help prevent inflammation and/or sloughing.

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  • STORAGE AND HANDLING


    Store between 15 degrees C - 30 degrees C (59 degrees F - 86 degrees F)
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  • DOSAGE FORMS & STRENGTHS

    EACH 100 mL CONTAINS:

    Sodium Chloride....................600 mg

    Sodium Lactate.....................310 mg

    Potassium Chloride.................30 mg

    Calcium Chloride Dihydrate......20 mg

    Water for Injection.......................q.s.

    The Calcium, Potassium and Sodium contents are approximately 2.7, 4.0 and 130 mEq/liter, respectively. Total Osmolar Concentration: 269 mOsmol per liter (calculated).


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  • PRECAUTIONS

    CAUTION: Solution should be warmed to body temperature prior to administration and administered at a slow rate. This is a single dose unit. It contains no preservatives. Use entire contents when first opened. 

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  • WARNINGS

    WARNING: Do not administer to horses by intraperitoneal injection. Do not administer to animals with inadequate renal function. Not for use in lactic acidosis.

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  • INFORMATION FOR OWNERS/CAREGIVERS

    Manufactured by

    Nova-Tech, Inc.

    Grand Island, NE 68801

    TAKE TIME OBSERVE LABEL DIRECTIONS

    Iss. 04-09

    Manufactured for:

    A and G Pharmaceuticals

    Clarksburg, NJ 08510



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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    LACTATED RINGERS  
    lactated ringers injection, solution
    Product Information
    Product Type PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:57699-803
    Route of Administration INTRAVENOUS, SUBCUTANEOUS, INTRAPERITONEAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Sodium Chloride (Sodium Cation) Sodium Chloride 600 mg  in 1000 mL
    Sodium Lactate (Sodium Cation) Sodium Lactate 310 mg  in 1000 mL
    Potassium Chloride (Potassium Cation) Potassium Chloride 30 mg  in 1000 mL
    Calcium Chloride (Calcium Cation) Calcium Chloride 20 mg  in 1000 mL
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:57699-803-60 1000 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    unapproved drug other 01/25/2013
    Labeler - A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)
    Registrant - A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Nova-Tech Inc. 196078976 manufacture
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