LACTATED RINGERS injection, solution
[A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc.]
|Category||DEA Schedule||Marketing Status|
|PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL||unapproved drug other|
INDICATIONS: For the correction of electrolyte depletion, metabolic acidosis and dehydration of cattle, calves, horses, sheep and swine.
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.
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: 273 mOsmol per liter (calculated).
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.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
Keep out of reach of children.
WARNING: Do not administer to horses by intraperitoneal injection. Do not administer to animals with inadequate renal function. Not for use in lactic acidosis.
lactated ringers injection, solution
|Labeler - A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)|
|Registrant - A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)|