A Study on Occurrence and Haemato-biochemical Alterations in SARA in Cattle Treated with Different Therapeutic Regimens

DOI: 10.18805/IJAR.B-3929    | Article Id: B-3929 | Page : 90-95
Citation :- A Study on Occurrence and Haemato-biochemical Alterations in SARA in Cattle Treated with Different Therapeutic Regimens.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2021.(55):90-95
A.B. Thorat, S.T. Borikar, M.F.M.F. Siddiqui, S.R. Rajurkar, S.D. Moregaonkar, P.B. Ghorpade, V.B. Shelke, T.S. Khawale avinashtmk.thorat@gmail.com
Address : Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics and Jurisprudence, College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Parbhani-431 402, Maharashtra, India.
Submitted Date : 25-09-2019
Accepted Date : 19-08-2020


Background: Subacute ruminal acidosis is one of the most important nutritional diseases in cattle. The consequence of feeding excessive amounts of rapidly fermentable carbohydrates in conjunction with inadequate fiber to ruminants leads to subacute ruminal acidosis. Cattles are at a high risk of developing SARA. The present research work was undertaken to study haemato-biochemical alterations in SARA affected cattle treated with different treatment regimens. 
Methods: Present work was done to study the efficacy of sodium bicarbonate powder, Azadirachta indica (Neem) dried leaves powder and Saccharomyces cervisiae (Yeast) in sub-acute ruminal acidosis (SARA) in cattle. Out of 148 cattle screened, 24 (16.22%) were diagnosed as SARA, 13 (56.52%) animals were in mid stage of lactation followed by early and late lactation (5 cases, 21.74% each).
Result: After sodium bicarbonate treatment, animals showed changes in various haemato-biochemical parameters. However decreased neutrophils and ALT was also observed. After treatment of Azadirachta indica reduction in lymphocyte and eosinophil count was seen.


Azadirachta indica (Neem) SARA Sodium bicarbonate Yeast.


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