Lactated Ringers: Product Information
LACTATED RINGERS — sodium chloride, sodium lactate, potassium chloride and calcium chloride injection, solution
A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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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
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.
Store between 15 degrees C — 30 degrees C (59 degrees F — 86 degrees F)
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).
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.
WARNING: Do not administer to horses by intraperitoneal injection. Do not administer to animals with inadequate renal function. Not for use in lactic acidosis.
Grand Island, NE 68801
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A and G Pharmaceuticals
Clarksburg, NJ 08510
| LACTATED RINGERS |
lactated ringers injection, solution
|Labeler — A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)|
|Registrant — A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (182147033)|
|K+S KALI GmbH||507531213||api manufacture|
Revised: 02/2015 A & G Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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