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- Tatone, Elise H.; Duffield, Todd F.; Capel, Michael B.; DeVries, Trevor J.; LeBlanc, Stephen J.; Gordon, Jessica L.
- Journal of dairy science 2016 v.99 no.11 pp. 8991-9000
- propylene glycol, etc ; 3-hydroxybutyric acid; blood; cows; dairy cattle; dairy farming; dexamethasone; disease incidence; hyperketonemia; insemination; intramuscular injection; milk; milk yield; placebos; pregnancy; randomized clinical trials; therapeutics; New York; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Treatment of hyperketonemia with oral propylene glycol has proven efficacy but the cure rate remains moderate. Dexamethasone has long been suggested as a treatment for hyperketonemia, even though evidence of its efficacy is contradictory. The objective of this randomized controlled trial was to evaluate the effect of adding a single intramuscular injection of 20mg of dexamethasone to oral propylen ...