Special precautions for use
It may be necessary to increase the dose for older animals weighing more than 10 kg.
In case of accidental contact with eyes, irrigate eyes immediately with flowing cold or tepid water.
This product is toxic when orally used.
In case of accidental intoxication: the symptomatic treatment calls for respiratory assistance, forced diuresis and use of bicarbonate solute in order to correct the acidosis induced.
Antidote: as for barbiturates.
Dosage and method of administration
Intravenous or intra-cardiac injection:
Animals up to 5 kg: 5 ml
Animals of 5 to 10 kg: 10 ml
Animals of more than 10 kg: 15-20 ml depending on size (150 mg pentobarbitone sodium /kg bodyweight, 0.75 mL/kg}
By intravenous administration, inject slowly half the theoretical volume required, wait for apnoea to appear and rapidly inject the remainder of the dose. Dose to effect, until all signs of life are extinguished
Special warning for each target species
Use for Euthanasia of Dogs and Cats only. Not for use as a General Anaesthetic
Flesh from animals euthanized with this product should be destroyed.
Store below 25oC
Any empty packaging or product remainder shall be disposed of according to local government regulations.
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