Vitesel Injection is indicated for the prevention and treatment of Vitamin E- Selenium deficiency syndrome in piglets, lambs and calves, including various manifestations of nutritional muscular dystrophy (White Muscle Disease). Administration of Vitesel to the pregnant ewe may assist in the prevention of the deficiency syndrome of new born lambs under similar conditions.
Dosage and Administration:
Administer by subcutaneous or intramuscular injection to lambs and by subcutaneous injection only to ewes and by intramuscular injection only to calves and piglets.
Normal aseptic precautions should be observed. Shake well before use.
Care should be taken to avoid accidental self-injection. Hypersensitivty reactions, particularly in cattle, have occasionally been reported following use of this product. In such an event, symptomatic treatment should be undertaken as appropriate.
Injection site reactions may occur in some animals. These are usually of a transient nature and diminish after a few days. Following withdrawal of the first dose, use the product within 28 days. Discard unused material. When the container is broached for the first time, using the inuse shelf-life which is specified on this package insert, the date on which any product remaining in the container should be discarded should be worked out. This discard date should be written in the space provided on the label.