Indian Journal of Animal Research

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Indian Journal of Animal Research, volume 43 issue 3 (september 2009) : 197-199

EFFICACY OF KETOVET IN TREATING BOVINE KETOSIS IN COWS

N.B.Shridhar
1Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology Veterinary College, KVAFSU, Hebbal, Bangalore- 560 024, India.
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Cite article:- N.B.Shridhar (2024). EFFICACY OF KETOVET IN TREATING BOVINE KETOSIS IN COWS. Indian Journal of Animal Research. 43(3): 197-199. doi: .
Ketosis affects the milking cows commonly and causes economic losses due to reduced milk
yield. Many therapies are there with herbal medication. In the present study, efficacy of Ketovet,
a herbal product containing Holostemma annularis and Glycyrrhiza glabra to treat the ketosis
was studied. The cows with ketosis were drenched with 150 ml of Ketovet twice daily along with
25% dextrose at the rate of 5 ml /kg slow i.v. for three days. Ketovet was proved to be effective in
the therapy of ketosis when combined with dextrose
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