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Pharmaceutical name: Xylazine injection
Pharmacological class: Sedative, analgesic, muscle relaxer
Nerfasin 100 should be used in horses when it is desirable to produce a state of sedation accompanied by a shorter period of analgesia.
Dosage and Administration:
Intravenously - 0.5 mL/45 kg body weight (Equivalent to 1.1 mg/kg or 0.5 mg/lb)
Intramusculary - 1.0 mL/45 kg body weight (Equivalent to 2.2 mg/kg or 1 mg/lb)
Following injection of Nerfasin 100 , the animal should be allowed to rest quietly until the full effect has been reached. These dosages produce sedation which is usually maintained for 1 to 2 hours and analgesia which lasts for 15 to 30 minutes.
See package insert for full information on side effects, precautions, warnings and contraindications.
Presentation: 50mL multidose vial