Indications for use, specifying the target species
For the treatment of hypocalcaemia in cattle.
Special Warnings for each target species
Special precautions for use
i. Special precautions for use in animals
The solution should be warmed to body temperature before administration. Intravenous injections should be given slowly. Observe aseptic precautions.
ii. 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)
Provided the recommendations are followed carefully, undesirable effects should not occur.
Use during pregnancy, lactation or lay
Calciject 40 can be safely administered to pregnant and lactating animals.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
No known interactions.
Amounts to be administered and administration route
Administer by subcutaneous or slow intravenous injection at the following rate:
Cattle : 150 – 500 ml
Overdose (symptoms, emergency procedures, antidotes), if necessary
Meat: Zero days
Milk: Zero hours