Impact Colestrum 50gm
Impact is a colostrum supplement to aid the immune function of newborn mammals and marsupial joeys.
ONLY FOR AUSTRALIAN RESIDENTS This item will not be shipped outside of Australia
Colostrum is the first milk produced after birth, containing high levels of immunoglobulins and antibacterials, that provide immunity and intestinal protection to young animals.
Contains colostrum powder, a rich source of immunoglobulin which may assist with immunity.
Added lactoferrin & lactoperoxidase which may provide antibacterial activity and intestinal protection.
Contains mannan oligosaccharides (MOS) which may assist the growth of beneficial gut flora.
To Make An Impact Dose
Weigh the animal
Select the appropriate weight range from the chart
Mix the advised amounts of Impact powder and warm, pre-boiled water.
Prepared dose may be kept refrigerated for one day or stored frozen for up to 2 weeks
Directions for Newborn Mammals
(Including cats, dogs, rabbits, rats, guinea pigs, horses, alpacas, cows, sheep, pigs, deer, zoo animals and eutherian wildlife (eg flying foxes & microbats))
Should be fed Impact as soon as possible after birth, and preferably before milk is fed
May be absorbed for several days after birth, depending on the species, but is most effective in the first 12 hours
Newborns that have not received maternal colostrum should receive at least 2 doses within 48 hours of birth
First 12 hours after birth – prepare a dose as described above and feed ¼ of the amount every 2 hours – do not feed milk during this time
12 to 48 hours after birth – commence feeding milk – prepare a dose as described above and feed ¼ of the amount every 4 hours, in between milk feeds – do not mix or feed Impact with milk