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Helping You Fight Mastitis

What is it? Inflammation is the body’s response to injury. It is a dynamic process... Read more
What is the impact? Mastitis means inflammation of the udder and it is usually... Read more
What is Milk Fever? Milk fever is the most important nutritional disorder affecting... Read more
What is the impact? Cases of mastitis are described as clinical or sub-clinical.... Read more
What is the impact? Mastitis control programmes do not usually involve heifers,... Read more
Dry Period-Associated Mastitis What Is it? During lactation the udder is under... Read more
What is it? As you may be aware from the media, there has been increasing... Read more
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Metacam for Cattle Mastitis Calculator

Metacam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which has been shown to bring significant financial benefit to farms when used to treat mild to moderate mastitis alongside the recommended antibiotic treatment.   It has been shown to reduce cell count but more importantly, reduce the culling rate of cows in the herd meaning that cows last longer!  

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An educational service from Boehringer Ingelheim Limited, Vetmedica Division, the makers of Metacam®, Bovikalc®, Ubrolexin®, Ubro Yellow®, Ubro Red® and Mamyzin®.

Advice on the use of Metacam, Bovikalc or other therapies should be sought from your veterinary surgeon. Metacam contains meloxicam, UK: POM-V IE: POM. Bovikalc contains calcium chloride and calcium sulphate and is not a veterinary medicine which is subject to authorisation by the Irish Medicines Board. Further information available from Boehringer Ingelheim Limited, Vetmedica Division, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 8YS, UK. Email: vetmedica.uk@boehringer-ingelheim.com | Web: www.boehringer-ingelheim.co.uk

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Date of preparation: Jul 2013. AHD 7729. Use Medicines Responsibly (www.noah.co.uk/responsible)