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Lactated Ringer's Injection

For the treatment of dehydration

Species: Horse Cattle Swine Sheep
Prescription required
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Categories: Electrolytes

Lactated Ringer's Injection

For the treatment of dehydration

Species: Horse Cattle Swine Sheep
Prescription required
FREE shipping over $49
Ships Free!
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Manufactured by VetOne
Categories: Electrolytes

Product description

Lactated Ringer's Injection is a sterile, nonpyrogenic solution for fluid and electrolyte replenishment for cattle, horses, sheep, and pigs.

Active ingredients

Each 100 mL of Lactated Ringer's Injection contains:

  • Sodium chloride 600 mg
  • Sodium lactate, anhydrous 310 mg
  • Potassium chloride 30 mg
  • Calcium chloride, dihydrate 30 mg
  • Water or Injection q.s

Indications for use

Lactated Ringer's Injection is indicated for the correction of electrolyte depletion, metabolic acidosis and dehydration of cattle, calves, horses, sheep, and swine.

Administration and dosage

  • Follow prescribing instructions received from your veterinarian.
  • Dosage is dependent upon the age, weight and clinical condition of the patient as well as laboratory determinations.
  • 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.
  • Pigs and Sheep:
    • 2 to 5 mL per pound of body weight depending on size and condition of animal, repeated 1 to 3 times as needed.
  • If administered subcutaneously divide dosage in several sites of injection and massage points of injection to aid in absorption and help prevent inflammation and /or sloughing.