Qualitative and quantitative composition
Contains Calcium Borogluconate 40% w/v
Magnesium Hypophosphite Hexahydrate 5% w/v
Each 400ml contains :
11.9g calcium (provided by calcium gluconate and calcium borogluconate)
1.85g magnesium (provided by magnesium hypophosphite).
Also contains 6.84% w/v boric acid.
For a full list of excipients, see section Pharmaceutical Particulars
Indications for use, specifying the target species
Indicated in the treatment of hypocalcaemia in cattle where increased blood magnesium levels are required.
Special Warnings for each target species
Special precautions for use
Special precautions for use in animals
The solution should be warmed to body temperature before administration. Intravenous injections should be given slowly in order to avoid possible neuromuscular dysfunction and cardiac insufficiency.
Normal aseptic precautions should be observed.
Sites of subcutaneous administration should be massaged gently.
Special precautions to be taken by the person administering the veterinary medicinal product to animals
Care should be taken to avoid accidental self-injection: may cause irritation at site of injection.
Adverse reactions (frequency and seriousness)
Occasional temporary swelling may occur at sites of subcutaneous administration.
Use during pregnancy, lactation or lay
Safe for use during pregnancy and lactation.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Amounts to be administered and administration route
Administer by subcutaneous or slow intravenous injection.
Cattle: 200 to 400 ml
Overdose (symptoms, emergency procedures, antidotes), if necessary
Cattle: Meat: Zero Days, Milk: Zero Hours