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Copper

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Introduction

Name

  • Copper.

Class of drug

  • Essential element.

Description

Molecular formula

  • Cu.

Uses

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Indications

  • Copper deficiency :
    • Primary - inadequate dietary intake.
    • Secondary - high levels of dietary sulfur or iron.
  • Certain forms of developmental orthopedic disease in foals.

Administration

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Precautions

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Interactions

with diagnostic tests

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • Derived fromThe Veterinary Formulary (1998) 4th edn. Ed: Bishop Y. British Veterinary Association and Royal Pharmaceutical Society.
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