Vial of Phoenix Xylazine 5% solution for injection. A sedative, analgesic & muscle relaxant for use in horses, cattle & deer.

Xylazine base 50mg/mL in a sterile solution for injection.

 

Action:
Xylazine is an alpha-2 adrenergic agonist.

 

Indication:
A non-narcotic sedative, analgesic and muscle relaxant for use in horses, cattle and deer.

 

Contraindication:
Shock, cardiac incompetence, severe respiratory depression, late pregnancy.

Toxicity/Overdose/Antidote:
10x normal dose could be fatal if untreated.

 

ANTIDOTE:

DEER: Use yohimbine injection i/v.

DOSAGE:

Animal Dose
Horses 1.2–2.0mL/100kg b.w. i/v (slow)
Deer 1.2–2.0mL/100kg b.w. i/m
Cattle 0.1–0.6mL/100kg b.w. i/m

Give the injection into the anterior half of the neck in food-producing animals.

 

Side Effects:
Anxiety, salivation, tremors, vomiting.

Special Precautions:
Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with the eyes.

Withholding Times:
MEAT: Animals producing meat and offal for human consumption must not be sold for slaughter either during or within 3 days of the last treatment.
MILK: Cattle Nil.

 

Human First Aid, Symptoms Of Poisoning:
If swallowed, DO NOT induce vomiting. For advice, contact a doctor or the National Poisons Centre (0800 POISON or 0800 764 766) immediately. If skin contact occurs, remove contaminated clothing and wash skin thoroughly. The antidote is yohimbine injection i/v.

Other Information:
Store below 25°C. Protect from light.

Safety Data Sheet available upon request

Phoenix Xylazine 5%

    • Xylazine base 50mg/mL in a sterile solution for injection.
    • Supplied in 50mL multi-dose vials.

     

    Product code: 9413

     

    Restricted Veterinary Medicine: A6540

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