Comparisons of Florfenicol-Flunixin Meglumine versus Tulathromycin or Enrofloxacin in Reducing Fever in Calves with Naturally Occurring BRD

Overview

In these studies, sick calves were treated with RESFLOR GOLD or Draxxin*, or RESFLOR GOLD or Baytril*. Calves’ rectal temperatures were monitored for two days after treatment.

RESFLOR GOLD vs Draxxin

A total of 40 animals with naturally occurring BRD were treated with either RESFLOR GOLD (n=20) or Draxxin (n=20). Rectal temperatures were taken at time 0, 6, 12, 24, and 48 hours after treatment. Results are shown in the graph below.

Resflor Vs. Draxin Trial Results Graph

RESFLOR GOLD vs Baytril

A total of 40 animals with naturally occurring BRD were treated with either RESFLOR GOLD (n=20) or Baytril (n=20). Rectal temperatures were taken at time 0, 6, 12, 24, and 48 hours after treatment. Results are shown in the graph below.

Resfor Vs. Draxin Trial Results Graph

Whether compared to Draxxin or Baytril, RESFLOR GOLD was the superior (consistently p<0.05) product for fever reduction in these studies.

The RESFLOR GOLD treated animals had significantly lower (p<0.001) rectal temperatures than the other treatment groups at 6, 12, 24, and 48 hours after enrollment in treatment at 0 hours.

*Data on file: I/SP Study #MS-Resflor Gold 01-09