Each 100ml contains
All cases where sedation is needed, e.g. during transport, partus, hoof treatment, small operations (e.g. de-horning), and as a pre-anesthetic for larger operations (caesarean sections).
Dosage and Administration :
Cattle: for intramuscular administration. Dose 1: 0.25 ml per 100 kg body weight; sedation, small operations. Dose 2: 0.5 ml per 100 kg body weight; small operations. Animals usually remain standing. Dose 3: 1 ml per 100 kg body weight; larger operations. Animals lie down. Dose 4: 1.5 ml per 100 kg body weight; very extensive operations. Animals have to fast for a couple of hours before administration. Horses : 4 ml per 100 kg body weight for intravenous administration, or 10 ml per 100 kg body weight for intramuscular administration. With larger operations preferably in combination with other preparations, e.g. Intravenous 4 ml per 100 kg body weight and halothane or fluothane as intubation narcosis. Sheep : 0.15 ml per 10 kg body weight for intramuscular administration. Dogs : 0.15 ml per kg body weight for intramuscular or intravenous administration. In combination with ketamine: 0.1 ml per kg body weight and 6 - 10 mg ketamine per kg body weight. Cats : 0.15 ml per kg body weight for intramuscular or subcutaneous administration. Same combination as with dogs.
Xylazine has sedative, analgesic and muscle-relaxing properties.