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A New Way to Treat Swine Respiratory Disease - Part 1

25 August 2016

Boehringer Ingelheim
Merial is now part of Boehringer Ingelheim

GLOBAL - There is now a new product available to treat respiratory diseases in swine.

Gamithromycin is the active principle of ZACTRAN® which is now approved for use in pigs. 

ZACTRAN has been proven to target a number of bacteria involved in swine respiratory disease in pigs such as Actinobacillus pleuropneumonia (App) and Haemophilius parasuis (Hps).

The active ingredient Gamithromycin has been shown to have a high concentration in lung tissue just a few hours after injection, meaning it has a high killing concentration.

To learn more about how ZACTRAN, please watch the video below:

Also of interest:

A New Way to Treat Swine Respiratory Disease - Part 2

A New Way to Treat Swine Respiratory Disease - Part 3

A New Way to Treat Swine Respiratory Disease - Part 4

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