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Old 07-12-2012, 02:46 PM   #1
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Default How do I give the Lute?

My vet dropped off a couple doses this morning for the goats while I was still sleeping so didn't get to ask him how I give it (IM, SQ?)
Also, does it need to be in the fridge or can I just leave it on the counter?
I won't be giving the shots until at least Tuesday if not a couple days later than that.
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Old 07-12-2012, 03:48 PM   #2
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Default Re: How do I give the Lute?

You will want to refridgerate the Lutalyse. It must be given IM.



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Old 07-12-2012, 04:02 PM   #3
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Default Re: How do I give the Lute?

Well, I stuck it in the fridge.... It had sat on the counter for a bit and out in the trailer. I don't know if he had it cold or not.... hope it will still work? He's the only person I can get it from.....

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It does not have to be refrigerated. The box reads: Store at controlled room temperature 20 to 25 C (68 to 77 F). It needs to be given IM.

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Lutalyse is a hormone....it should be given IM....be very careful...

If it was room temperature and not over hot and not left in the sun... it should be OK...but...I would verify with your vet....

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Please be careful with this drug...if there is ANY chance that you are pregnant...let someone else give the shot. I know everybody knows this...but...I've nicked myself giving shots more than once...

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I would double check everything with your vet...just to be safe.



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