BOROCAL Profile



Product

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BOROCAL
Company
Sarabhai Zydus Animal Health Limited
Group
Allopathic
Subgroup
I/V fluids
Main Combination
Calcium Gluconate
Storage
Room Temparature
Type
Infusion  
Packing
Packing
Mrp
Tax
450 ml   
Rs 0   
+ inc.tax   
Indication
* Milk Fever or parturient Paresis
* During pregnancy and peak milk production as supportive therapy
* As a prophylaxis for easy calving and explusion of placenta
* Lactation Tetany in mares
* To prevent acute necrosis of the liver arising from poisoning due to chloroform or carbon tetrachloride
* Dystocia due to Uterine inertia, resulting from hypocacemia
* Prolapse of uterus arising due to hypocalcemia
* Puerperal Tetany in bitches.
Composition
Calcium Gluconate I.P. 20.75% w/v
(equivalent to Calcium 1.86% w/v)
Proportion of Boric Acid to Calcium in the  injection 2.26:1
Chlorocresol I.P. 0.1% w/v (as preservative)
Water for injection I.P.   : q.s.
Dosage
Canine:
2-5 ml
Sheep
sheep,Goats & Pigs  : 60 ml
Poultry
N/A
Large Animals
Cattle, Horses   : 250-350 ml
Heavy Animals    : 450 ml
Others
N/A
Administration
Borocal is administered by S/C or I/V route.  However , it is desirable to warm the solution to body temperature.
Advantages
N/A
Precautions
The bottle is not to be used if the solution is not clear or container is found leaking
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