IVX Animal Health has received FDA approval of its generic Amprolium 9.6% Oral Solution for use as a treatment or prevention of coccidiosis in calves caused by Eimeria bovis and E.zunii. The first generic Amprolium solution to gain approval, it can be used as an oral drench or in drinking water. Amprolium 9.6% Oral Solution is packaged in gallon containers and is available under several private label brand names through IVX distribution partners.
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Prevent BVD PIs
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. recently received one of the strongest USDA-APHIS label claims available for vaccine efficacy for its Breed-Back® FP 5 and 10, and Breed-Back® FP 5HS and 10HS products. The claim assures users that vaccines prevent the development of persistently infected calves by protecting the fetus in the critical first trimester of pregnancy. The vaccine covers bovine viral diarrhea Types 1 and 2.
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Rodent control brochure
“Biosecurity Program for Rodent Control,” a brochure from Liphatech Inc., details the catastrophic results of a rodent-instigated disease outbreak in a flock or herd, as well as prevention and control measures needed to maintain the health of livestock as part of any biosecurity practice. The brochure illustrates the importance of a sound rodent-control program carried out in conjunction with vaccination, sanitation and disinfection.
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