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Autor Name: Penleigh Irving Ltd
Code Source: 27426-040
Route of Administration: Topical


Generic: aluminium chloride, glycerin, formaldehyde, alcohol and methyl alcohol


  • ALUMINUM CHLORIDE ALUMINUM CATION : Active ingredient - basis of strength - 0.408 g in 1.675 mL
  • GLYCERIN Glycerin : Active ingredient - basis of strength - 0.211 g in 1.675 mL
  • FORMALDEHYDE FORMALDEHYDE : Active ingredient - basis of strength - 0.068 g in 1.675 mL
  • ALCOHOL ALCOHOL : Active ingredient - basis of strength - 0.065 g in 1.675 mL
  • METHYL ALCOHOL METHYL ALCOHOL : Active ingredient - basis of strength - 0.003 g in 1.675 mL

Package Description:

  • 250 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC

Keratex Hoof Hardener
For soundness and reliability
Strengthens and protects shod and unshod hooves; prevents cracks and hoof breakage so that shoes stay on tight and the horse remains sound
Ideal for: Weak hooves. Horses that are worked barefoot. Brood mares, foals and yearlings. Soft soles prone to bruising.
Keratex Hoof Hardener strengthens the molecular structure of the hoof horn and soles by cross-linking keratin. With no surface coating residue, the foot is still able to `breathe`. You will quickly notice an improvement in your horse`s hooves.
Instructions For Use: Apply to the lower half of the hoof and sole, avoiding coronary band and frog. Use daily for one week then twice weekly for general maintenance.
For External Application to Equine Hooves Only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. Keep container tightly closed when not in use. Irritating to the eyes and respiratory system - do not inhale. In case of contact with the eyes, rinse immediately in water and seek medical advice. After contact with skin, wash immediately with soap and water. In case of ingestion, visit a Poison Control Centre and a physician. Keep away from horse `s eyes, nose and mouth. Not to be used on animals intended for human consumption.
Ingredients Statement. This product contains: Aluminium chloride hexahydrate CAS No. 7784-13-6. Glycerine (glycerol) CAS No. 56-81-5. Formaldehyde CAS No. 50-00-0. Ethyl alcohol CAS No. 64-17-5. Methyl alcohol CAS No. 67-56-1. Methyl salicylate CAS No. 119-36-8. Water.
Confirmed By The Jockey Club as Being Free From Prohibited Substances.
Patent: No. 2250196

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