Calcium Gluconate for Egg Bound Ducks - Preliminary

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  1. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    The calcium gluconate dose I use is 100mg/kg.


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  2. casportpony

    casportpony Team Tube Feeding Captain & Poop Inspector General Premium Member

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    Based on a dose of 100mg/kg and a 23% solution, the dose is as follows:

    1 pound duck - 0.2 ml
    2 pound duck - 0.4 ml
    3 pound duck - 0.6 ml
    4 pound duck - 0.8 ml
    5 pound duck - 1 ml
    6 pound duck - 1.2 ml
    7 pound duck - 1.4 ml
    8 pound duck - 1.6 ml
    9 pound duck - 1.8 ml
    10 pound duck - 2 ml

    -Kathy
     
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  3. Amiga

    Amiga Overrun with Runners Premium Member

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    This one is going in my "most useful BYC links" list. Thanks for summarizing so neatly.

    Glad I paid attention in arithmetic.
     

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