Veterinary Injectable Drugs Iron Dextran 20% & Vb12 2%
Composition: Each ml contains
|Iron (as iron dextran)
|Vitamin B12, cyanocobalamin
lron dextran is used for prophylaxis and treatment of anaemia in piglets and calves caused by iron deficiency .Parenteral administration of iron has the advantage that the
necessary amount of iron can be administered in one single dosage. Cyanocobalamin
is used for prophylaxis and treatment of anaemia caused by cyanocobalamin deficiency.
Prophylaxis and treatment of anaemia in calves and piglets.
Dosage and Administration :
For intramuscular or subcutaneous administration:
Calves: 2-4 ml subcutaneous, in the first week after birth.
Piglets: 1 ml intramuscular, 3 days after birth.
Administration to animals with vitamin E-deficiency.
Administration to animals with diarrhoea.
Administration in combination with tetracyclines, because of the interaction of iron withtetracyclines.
Muscle tissue is coloured temporarily by this preparation.
Leaking of injection fluid can cause a persistent discoloration of skin.
Storage: Tightly sealed, store in a cool and dry place, avoid light.