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Gelatine

Introduction

Name

  • Gelatin.

Class of drug

  • Artificial colloid.

Uses

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Indications

  • An artificial colloid used as a plasma substitute to restore circulating blood volume in cases of shock.
  • With severe hemorrhage a blood transfusion should be considered.

Administration

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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