IRON EXPLOSION (Compare to the active ingredient of Hippiron®) is used for the treatment of iron deficiency in racehorses, dogs and camels.
COMPOSITION: Each 100ml contains Iron (Fe) 1000mg as iron III hydroxide sucrose complex in an aqueous solution along with Folic Acid and B12.
ACTIONS: Iron deficiency results in poor performance in horses. Iron deficiency also compromises immunity and health and also increases susceptibility to disease and infection. Anemia also reduces blood enzymes which are important for the elimination of harmful metabolites produced by muscles during racing.
Trials with iron uses in racing horses and dogs showed that treatment consistently increased hemoglobin and other blood values under different treatment frequencies and dose schedules. The effects of the treatment as measured by improvement in hemoglobin was evident for up to three months.
For: Horses, Dogs & Camels
Dosage and Administration: Administer by SLOW intravenous only. Intravenous uses should only be carried out by or under the supervision of, a registered veterinarian.
Yearlings and adult horses: 20ml
Use weekly or as required. The frequency & length of treatment will depend upon the severity of the iron deficiency.
To be used by or under the supervision of a registered veterinary surgeon.
Warning: In extremely rare circumstances an anaphylactic reaction may occur. Appropriate treatment for anaphylactic shock should be instituted. The safety of Iron Sucrose (Compare to the active ingredient of Hippiron®) has been reported in a number of studies.
Storage: Store below 25C (Air Conditioning) and protect from light. Shelf life is 12 months. Use the contents of the vial within 3 months of initial broaching and discard any unused portion.
This product is NOT manufactured or distributed by Bioniche Animal Health, distributor of Hippiron®
For use as a supplemental source of Vitamins & Amino Acids in horses, cattle, sheep, swine, camels, alpacas and pigeons. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.