21 CFR 522.883 - Etorphine.
(a)Specifications. Each milliliter of solution contains 1 milligram of etorphine hydrochloride.
(b)Sponsor. See No. 053923 in § 510.600(c) of this chapter.
(c)Special considerations. Distribution is restricted to veterinarians engaged in zoo and exotic animal practice, wildlife management programs, and researchers.
(d)Conditions of use -
(1)Amount. Administered intramuscularly by hand syringe or syringe dart at a suitable dosage level depending upon the species.
(2)Indications for use. For the immobilization of wild and exotic animals.
(3)Limitations. Do not use in domestic food-producing animals. Do not use 30 days before, or during, the hunting season in free-ranging wild animals that might be used for food. Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.