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- Kompong, Kanokwon, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Theriogenology 2019 v.128 pp. 23-30
- birth weight; blood; color; colostrum; farrowing; fetus; heart rate; humans; neonates; oxygen; oxytocin; piglets; progeny; sows; udders; umbilical cord
- ... Carbetocin is an oxytocin-like compound with long acting properties that has recently been introduced to both human and domestic animal obstetrics. The aims of the present study were to evaluate the effects of carbetocin administration after the first piglet was born on farrowing duration, birth interval, colostrum consumption and vitality index in newborn piglets. In total, 186 sows and their off ...