Res-Q Oral Rehydration Therapy for Calf Scours is an oral energy supplement and electrolyte replacement for scouring calves. Glucose provides an immediately available source of energy and assists in the uptake of water from the intestine. Electrolytes are included as a replacement for vital salts lost during diarrhoea, dehydration or stress from any cause.
Composition: Glucose monohydrate 881.8 g/kg, sodium chloride 68.8 g/kg, sodium bicarbonate 49.4 g/kg
Administration: Disolve 100g in 2L warm water. Give calves 2L twice a day instead of milk for 2 days then alternate with 2L milk (or milk replacer) for 2 days. May be given as a drench.