Vitamin C

For Guinea pigs

250 ml bottle

Ref 170003 - Gencod : 3283021700037

  • Vitamin C

The + products

  • Liquid form
  • Can be administered directly in the mouth or mixed with drinking water
  • Practical: several formats (15 ml / 250 ml / 500 ml)

Made in France

Description

Guinea pigs cannot synthesize vitamin C, however it is essential for their health: first signs of a vitamin C deficiency can be severe tiredness, difficulty in moving, diminished appetite, followed by more serious symptoms if it lasts. A healthy guinea pig requires 20mg/kg daily. The need triples during sickness, convalescence, pregnancy and lactation (60mg/kg).

Composition

Purified water, sodium bicarbonate, monopotassium phosphate.
Additives (/kg): vitamins: vitamin C 30000mg, flavour: benzoic acid, preservatives: sorbic acid - D,L-malic acid.

Manual

Shake the bottle before opening.
- Preventive use: using the measuring cup, add 5 ml of Vitamin C Francodex per litre of drinking water. Replace daily.
- During convalescence: triple the dose, i.e add 15 ml per 1 litre of drinking water over a period of 10 days.
- During pregnancy and lactation: triple the dose, i.e. add 15 ml per litre of drinking water during the entire period.

Precautions of use

Vitamin C is sensitive to light, it is therefore recommended to change drinking waterdaily. Use as a supplement to a balanced diet. Store in a cool and dry place away from light. After opening, use within a month.