Message Number: YG1117 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-03-11 11:23:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Another Fluids Question

In a message dated 3/11/01 1:42:00 PM Eastern Standard Time,
ferretlady@s... writes:

<< I give my own sub q fluids here myself. I have a fluid pack here now
(Ringer's) that is still good by the expiration date, but I see that there's
"stuff" floating around in it - like a thin, almost transparent, filmy like
substance. >>
Hi - Yes, you have a contaminated bag. Discard it. I don't know if any of
the supply houses we have access to sell Lactated Ringer's - perhaps someone
else might have a source. Never looked - but my vet is not 40 miles away!
Best regards, Meg