For Milk Fever and Grass Tetany
NDC No.: 50989-479-16
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Each 500 mL of sterile aqueous solution contains:
Calcium (as calcium borogluconate-equivalent to calcium gluconate 23.2%) 10.8 g
Potassium (as potassium chloride) 8.0 g
Phosphorus (as sodium hypophosphite H2O) 2.5 g
Magnesium (as magnesium borogluconate) 1.6 g
Dextrose H2O 75.0g
Milliequivalents per liter:
Calcium 1,080 mEq/L
Potassium 410 mEq/L
Magnesium 261 mEq/L
Borogluconate 1,341 mEq/L
Hypophosphite 161 mEq/L
Chloride 410 mEq/L
Osmolarity (calc.) 11,597 mOsmol/L
Store at a controlled room temperature between 15° and 30°C (59°-86°F).
For use as an aid in the treatment of hypocalcemia (parturient paresis, milk fever), hypomagnesemia (grass tetany), and other conditions associated with calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, and potassium deficiencies in cattle.
Dosage and Administration:
Warm the solution to body temperature. The usual intravenous dose in cattle is 500 mL per 800 to 1,000 lbs. of body weight.
Do not administer the product to animals showing signs of cardiac distress.
Administration should be made slowly and with care to avoid adverse effects such as heart block or shock. Perivascular or subcutaneous deposition of hypertonic solutions may result in severe inflammation at the injection site.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian. The product does not contain preservatives. Use the entire contents when first opened. Discard any unused solution.
FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.
500 mL vials.
VEDCO - 11/10/98.1