Treatment of placentitis in thoroughbred mares: efficacy of altrenogest

Summary

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Program

Thoroughbred Horses

Research Organisation

Scone Equine Hospital

Objective Summary

The primary aim of this study is to compare the treatment of lateterm pregnant mares with clinical signs of placentitis using two different treatment regimes 1. Antibiotic and antiinflammatory drugs (Trimethoprimsulphadimidine and flunixin meglumine)2. Antibiotic and antiinflammatory drug with progesterone supplementaion (Trimethoprinsulpha flunixin meglumine and 44 mg SID Altrenogest)

Project Code

PRJ-000769

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Friday, November 17, 2006

Project Completion Date

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Journal Articles From Project

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National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

HOR-Reduce the incidence and impact of diseases and parasites in horses

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Treatment of Placentitis in Thoroughbred Mares