Label: PENTASOL- pentobarbital sodium powder

  • Category: PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: CII
  • Marketing Status: unapproved drug other

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  • INSTRUCTIONS FOR USE

    DIRECTIONS FOR MIXING: Add water slowly to between the 150 mL and 200 mL lines.  After replacing cap, shake well to dissolve all the powder.  Fill to the 250 mL line ONLY with more water.  (DO NOT FILL ABOVE THE 250 mL LINE.)

    To avoid leaking: DO NOT over tighten cap prior to shaking.  

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  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    Dosage and Administration:Inject 1 mL for each 10 pounds of body weight (Minimum 1 mL).  Intravenous injection is preferred.  Intraperitoneal or intracardiac injections may be made when intravenous injection is impractical, as in a very small dog or cat, or in a comatose dog or cat with impaired vascular functions.  

    The following is recommended when withdrawing solution: 

    1.  Do not inject ait into the bottle prior to withdrawing solution.  2. Use no larger than 18 guage needles for withdrawing solution.  3. Should any dripping from the injection port occur, replace cap.  

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  • WARNINGS

    WARNING: For animal euthanasia only.  Must not be used for therapeutic purposes and must not be used in animals intended for food.  If eye contact, flush with water and seek medical advice/ attention.  

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  • Caution:

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

    Keep out of reach of children  

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  • ENVIRONMENTAL WARNING

    ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD:This product is toxic to wildlife.  Birds and mammals feeding on treated animals may be killed.  Euthanized animals must be properly disposed of by deep burial, incineration, or other method in compliance with state and local laws, to prevent consumption of carcass material by scavenging wildlife.  

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  • PRINCIPLE DISPLAY PANEL - 98g Package


    NDC-051311-103-25

    Virbac
    ANIMAL HEALTH

    Pentasol® Powder

    Sodium Pentobarbital Powder (Non-Sterile)
    FOR EUTHANASIA OF ANIMALS
    FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

    When powder is reconstituted to 250 mL with water, each mL will contain
    392 mg Sodium Pentobarbital.

    POTENCY GUARANTEED FOR 1 YEAR AFTER RECONSTITUTION
    DATE OF RECONSTITUTION:

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

    POISON
    KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN

    DIRECTIONS FOR MIXING: Add water slowly to between the 150 mL and 200 mL
    lines. After replacing cap, shake well to dissolve all of the powder. Fill to the 250 mL line
    ONLY with more water. (DO NOT FILL ABOVE THE 250 mL LINE.)
    To avoid leaking: DO NOT over tighten cap prior to shaking.

    Dosage and Administration: Inject 1 mL for each 10 pounds of body weight
    (Minimum 1 mL). Intravenous injection is preferred. Intraperitoneal or intracardiac
    injections may be made when intravenous injection is impractical, as in a very small dog
    or cat, or in a comatose dog or cat with impaired vascular functions.

    The following is recommended when withdrawing solution:
    1. Do not inject air into the bottle prior to withdrawing solution. 2. Use no larger than
    18 gauge needles for withdrawing solution. 3. Should any dripping from the injection
    port occur, replace cap.

    WARNING: For animal euthanasia only. Must not be used for therapeutic purposes
    and must not be used in animals intended for food. If eye contact, flush with water and seek
    medical advice/attention.

    ENVIRONMENTAL HAZARD: This product is toxic to wildlife. Birds
    and mammals feeding on treated animals may be killed. Euthanized animals
    must be properly disposed of by deep burial, incineration, or other method
    in compliance with state and local laws, to prevent consumption of carcass
    material by scavenging wildlife.

    09055-2

    Manufactured for Virbac AH, Inc.
    P.O. Box 162059 • Fort Worth, Texas 76161 • (800)338-3659

    98 Grams

    Pentasol

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    PENTASOL 
    pentobarbital sodium powder
    Product Information
    Product Type PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:51311-103
    Route of Administration INTRAVENOUS, INTRAPERITONEAL, INTRACARDIAC DEA Schedule CII    
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    PENTOBARBITAL SODIUM (PENTOBARBITAL) PENTOBARBITAL SODIUM 392 mg  in 1 mL
    Product Characteristics
    Color red (bluish-red) Score     
    Shape Size
    Flavor Imprint Code
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:51311-103-25 250 mL in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    unapproved drug other 05/05/2004
    Labeler - Virbac AH, Inc. (131568396)
    Registrant - Virbac AH, Inc. (131568396)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    Virbac Corporation 829166276 manufacture
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    SIEGFRIED USA, LLC 001213784 api manufacture
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