Rule 20:04:27:13.07 Requirements for administering furosemide (lasix).
for administering furosemide (lasix). Furosemide (lasix) must be
administered by a veterinarian licensed by the commission and employed by the
owner of the horse or by the owner's agent at a dose level not more than 500
mg. (10cc) nor less than 150 mg. (3cc). The administration of furosemide
(lasix) must be witnessed by the trainer or the trainer's agent.
The veterinarian who attended to the
horse shall deliver to the commission veterinarian at least one hour prior to
post time for the race for which the horse is entered the following information
under oath on a form provided by the commission:
(1) The name of the horse,
racetrack name, the date and time the furosemide (lasix) was administered to
the entered horse;
(2) The dosage amount of
furosemide (lasix) administered to the entered horse; and
(3) The printed name and
signature of the attending licensed veterinarian who administered the
25 SDR 95, effective January 20, 1999; 37 SDR 70, effective October 20, 2010.
Authority: SDCL 42-7-56(4).
Implemented: SDCL 42-7-56(4)(11).
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