Poloxalene - MIB #56
Date Revised: 2010-11
- BLOAT-GUARD contains poloxalene 530 g/kg (Phibro Animal Health Corporation)
Approved for use
In meal feed for cattle.
For cattle - Claim 1
Claim 1: As an aid in the prevention of Legume (alfalfa, clover) Bloat in cattle.
Level of Drug:
- MODERATE BLOAT-PRODUCING CONDITIONS: Use a feed that will provide 1 g of poloxalene per 45.36 kg body weight daily.
- SEVERE BLOAT-PRODUCING CONDITIONS: Use a feed that will provide 2 g of poloxalene per 45.36 kg body weight daily.
Feeds containing poloxalene should be fed starting two or three days before the animals are exposed to bloat-producing conditions.
Repeat the feeding of the feed containing poloxalene when animals are exposed to bloat-producing conditions more than 12 hours from the last feeding of feed containing poloxalene.
It is essential that each animal consume the total recommended dosage of poloxalene daily for adequate protection.
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