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Effydral Effervescent Tablets

Product Description

Effydral Effervescent Tablet  (Please be aware we are not able to ship this item outside of Mainland Britain.)

Uses
Effydral is specially formulated to provide rapid correction of dehydration, electrolyte loss and metabolic acidosis particularly when these disturbances arise as a consequence of diarrhoea.

To encourage fluid intake and prevent dehydration and setback after periods of stress eg weaning, transporting, etc

Dosage and administration
Effydral is intended for oral administration only.
Effydral solution is prepared by adding 1 effervescent tablet to 1 litre of luke-warm (about 37°C) water. The solution should be freshly made up just prior to feeding, using clean water and utensils.
If solution has been stored in a refrigerator (2-8°C), gently warm to 37°C before administration.
Dosage
Alpacas
(i) Treatment should commence immediately diarrhoea is noticed. Feed 2 or 3 litres of Effydral solution, depending on alpaca size or severity of diarrhoea, twice daily for 2 days. During the next 2 days. Normal feeding can then usually be resumed.
In cases of severe dehydration Effydral solution should be administered in 3 or 4 feeds per day. If necessary the solution may be administered by stomach tube. 


Presentation
An effervescent, rapidly dissolving, white tablet individually packed in an aluminium container.


Each tablet contains:

Sodium chloride
2.34 g
Potassium chloride
1.12 g
Sodium bicarbonate
6.72 g
Citric acid (anhydrous)
3.84 g
Lactose monohydrate
32.44 g
Glycine
2.25 g

The addition of one Effydral tablet to 1 litre of water produces an isotonic, oral rehydration solution with the following composition:
Sodium
120mmol
Potassium
15mmol
Chloride
55mmol
Bicarbonate + citrate
80mmol*
Lactose
90mmol†
Glycine
30mmol
*Total alkali expressed as bicarbonate equivalents
†90mmol lactose is equivalent to 180 mmol glucose

Please consult your vet before giving this product to you alpacas and llamas

£2.00 (inc VAT) £1.67 (exc VAT)
SKU:
EFFY1
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