Manufacturer: Jurox Pty Ltd
Registered Name Lectade Oral Rehydration Therapy
Composition Each duo sachet contains glycine 6.18 g citric acid 0.48 g potassium phosphate monobasic 4.08 g potassium citrate 0.12 g sodium chloride 8.58 g glucose 44.61 g.
Description Oral rehydration therapy containing a balanced mixture of glucose glycine and electrolytes.
Actions Nonantibiotic supportive treatment. Glucose and glycine are actively absorbed by the intestinal tract causing water and sodium to be absorbed simultaneously with these nutrients ensuring a high degree of rehydration in scouring and dehydrated dogs cats and young farm animals.
Indications Diarrhoea and dehydration in dogs cats lambs foals piglets and calves due to nutritional bacterial or viral causes; stress from travel or surgery; convalescence.
Withholding Periods Nil.
Dosage and Administration Add the contents of section A and section B to 2 L of warm water. Stir until dissolved. Feed the quantity prescribed; refrigerate the remainder for next use. Prepare fresh solution daily. Sections A and B must be used together. To prepare 500 mL of solution 1 level 5 mL medicine spoonful of powder from section A to 3 heaped spoonfuls of powder from section B; stir until dissolved.
Dogs cats. Make available the solution following specific treatment for the condition indicated. The following doses are recommended; give two to three times daily. Miniature dogs cats: 125 mL. Small dogs: 250 mL. Medium dogs: 500 mL. Large dogs: 750 mL.