As­pirin so­lu­tion

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Ac­tion: painkiller, anti-in­flam­ma­tory For symp­toms of fever and list­less­ness, to al­le­vi­ate symp­toms of vi­ral in­fec­tions if no other treat­ment is avail­able.

Dose*: dis­solve 1x 300mg sol­u­ble as­pirin tablet in 27ml of wa­ter, ad­min­is­ter 0.5ml per kg of body­weight by drop­per daily. Sol­u­ble as­pirin in NZ is called ‘Dis­prin’ (nor­mal as­pirin will not dis­solve in wa­ter). *Source: Dr Greg Har­ri­son, avian­medicine.net Cau­tion: don’t ad­min­is­ter as­pirin to a bird re­ceiv­ing tetra­cy­cline, in­sulin, al­lop­uri­nol or other NSAID drugs.

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