VetDtox™ is a high quality activated carbon used in animal feeds as an antidote for poisoning and to control diarrhea – e.g. as a result of food poisoning. Its source and specifications match very closely to Veterinair® – used extensively in Europe. Added side benefit is its ability to help control animal odors.
VetDtox™ is a vet recommended animal first aid product. It consists of 100% activated charcoal and complies with the US Food Chemical Codex. (See Technical Data) Its source and specifications match very closely to Veterinair® – used extensively (and exclusively) in Europe in animal feeds as an antidote for poisoning and to control diarrhea – e.g. as a result of food poisoning. It is vegetable-based and able to adsorb numerous harmful or undesirable substances that may be present in the gastro-intestinal tract. Added side benefit is its ability to help control animal odors.
VetDtox™ has no special warnings or precautions.
It may be used (as far as is known) during pregnancy and lactation.
It is administered orally, preferably in the feed, drinking water or milk.
This product will interact with certain medications (especially estrus suppressant drugs) preventing their absorption.
There is no worry of overdose.
Withdrawal periods: Zero days.
Shelf-life: In excess of 3 years.
Special precautions for storage: Keep well sealed during storage.
VetDtox™ Testimony: Scours
Charcoal helped save my calves from scours. Great product!
VetDtox™ Dosages for diarrhea:
Horses, cattle 50 – 200gm
Foals, calves, pigs, sheep, goats 15 – 50gm
Piglets, lambs, dogs, cats 3 – 10gm
Poultry, birds 1 – 2gm
1 Tablespoon of powder = 10 grams
16 Tablespoons = 1 cup
10 cups = 1 lb
Dosage for poisoning: 0.75 g per kg body-weight.
Approx. 1 Tablespoon per 30 lbs body-weight