coccidiostat


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coccidiostat

(kɒkˈsɪdɪəʊˌstæt)
n
a drug used to treat coccidiosis
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There are chick feed mixes that contain a coccidiostat to manage exposure levels and control disease.
Roxarsone is an organoarsenic compound that is widely used in poultry production as a feed additive to increase weight-gain and improve feed efficiency and as a coccidiostat which is a substance administered to poultry in order to impede the growth as well as reproduction of coccidian parasites.14 A recent study showed the connection of the use of roxarsone along with other arsenical feed additives to augmented levels of inorganic arsenic in chicken breast meat.14 These arsenical compounds are added in the feed to provide nitrogen to the poultry as a mean of building proteins and muscle mass in them.
In contrast to broiler and layer examined, farmers usually use coccidiostat in feed during layer and growing/fattening period of local chicken.
Duan, "Development of a rapid LC-MS-MS method for multi-class determination of 14 coccidiostat residues in eggs and chicken," Chromotographia, vol.
Artimesia annua acted as botanical coccidiostat in affected broilers.
To study the effect of coccidiosis on different blood parameters and its therapeutic trials, a total of 180 quails of 2 weeks old were reared on coccidiostat free feed and of these 150 were experimentally induced with coccidiosis.
Use of Artemisia annua as a natural coccidiostat in free-range broilers and its effects on infection dynamics and performance Source.
of California, Davis) points out in his preface some of the new challenges, including West Nile virus encephalitis, ionophore coccidiostat toxicity, and red maple poisoning; he also lists indications of a surge of research and clinical interest in camelids, including the Journal of Camel Practice and Research.
12 October 2010 - Residues of the coccidiostat nicarbazin have been detected by the Italian authorities in samples taken from a 24.9 ton shipment of frozen poultry meat from Brazil.