Equine Health (Racing)
Product Information – Download Hippiron Product Leaflet
MSDS – Download MSD Hippiron
Registered Name – Hippiron DL No1
Manufacturer – A product of Vifor (International) Inc. Switzerland.
When injected Hippiron breaks down into carbohydrates and trivalent Iron Hydroxide which is stored in the form of Ferritin (depot iron) in the liver; from there it is transported in the form of ferrin to the site of erythropoiesis (where red blood cells are formed).
Dosage & Administration – By intravenous injection
Foals 10mL (200mg) per week.
Adults & Yearlings 20mL (400mg) per week.
The frequency and length of treatment will depend on the severity of the iron deficiency.
Presentation – 20 mL vial
Storage – Store below 25°C (Air Conditioning).
Protect from light. Do not refrigerate.