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Parturient Paresis Summary

Description: A disease of pregnant and lactating cows and ewes leading to generalized paresis and death. The disease, which is characterized by hypocalcemia, occurs at or shortly after parturition in cows and within weeks before or after parturition in ewes.

Also Known As: Animal Milk Fever; Fever, Animal Milk; Pareses, Parturient; Paresis, Parturient; Parturient Pareses Show All >>

Networked: 91 relevant articles (6 outcomes, 12 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Parturient Paresis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Calcium : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 42 results : IBA
  2. Calcium Chloride (Calcium Chloride, Anhydrous) : 3 outcomes 1 study in 4 results : FDA 70 Generic
  3. sodium phosphate (trisodium phosphate) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 4 results : FDA 8 Generic
  4. Magnesium : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  5. 1-hydroxycholecalciferol (alfacalcidol) : 1 outcome in 7 results : IBA
  6. calcium propionate : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
  7. Vitamin D : 1 study in 6 results : FDA 10 Generic
  8. Cholecalciferol (Vitamin D3) : 1 study in 5 results : FDA 5
  9. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol) : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 176 Generic
  10. Glucose (Dextrose) : 1 study in 2 results : FDA 175 Generic
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Diseases Related to Parturient Paresis

  1. Hypocalcemia
  2. Fever (Fevers)
  3. Ketosis
  4. Bone Resorption
  5. Retained Placenta
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Key Therapies for Parturient Paresis

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  1. Intravenous Infusions : 1 outcome in 2 results
  2. Intramuscular Injections : 1 study in 3 results
  3. Injections : 1 study in 2 results
  4. Oral Administration : 1 study in 2 results
  5. Anesthesia : 1 result
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