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Kriptazen®

A non-antibiotic, halofuginone based cryptosporidiostatic medicine with an innovative dosing pump

Kriptazen® is licensed for newborn calves, to prevent or reduce diarrhoea, caused by Cryptosporidium parvum. Cryptosporidiosis is one of the most common causes of calf scour in UK beef and dairy herds and represents a significant threat to calf health and performance. Cryptosporidium parvum is also a zoonotic risk

Kriptazen® should be given to newborn calves daily, for 7 consecutive days and in order to aid administration the product is supplied with an innovative, exclusive dosing pump.  Weight graduated from 20kg to 60kg, the pump enables precise administration, reducing the risks of over-dosage. 

 

Product Features & Benefits: 

  • Well known, non-antibiotic active - halofuginone, with low induced resistance, providing longevity of use
     
  • Licensed for the prevention and treatment of cryptosporidiosis, providing flexibility of use
     
  • Exclusive weight graduated dosing pump: 20kg - 60kg (4ml- 12ml) in 10kg (2ml) increments, making treatment easier and more accurate, with less risk of over-dosage and toxicity issues, providing greater peace of mind for the practice
     
  • 24-month shelf life and 6-month shelf life once opened facilitating stock management

 

Presentations Available: 

  • 490ml with pump
  • 980ml with pump