Lactated Ringers RX

Lactated Ringers RX

Product Information

For the correction of electrolyte depletion, metabolic acidosis and dehydration of cattle, calves, horses, sheep and swine. Requires a prescription. 

Packaging: 1000 mL


Active Ingredient or Composition

Sodium Chloride......................  600 mg

Sodium Lactate........................ 310 mg

Potassium Chloride...................  30 mg

Calcium Chloride Dihydrate......  20 mg


Dosage and Administration

May be injected intravenaously, 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.