Bovine colostrum

Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
HIV-associated diarrhoea
Adult: Up to 60 mg/day to max 9 wk.
Milk allergy.
Special Precautions
Patient w/ lactose intolerance and sensitivity to milk protein. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances (e.g. nausea, flatulence).
Description: Bovine colostrum has been used similarly to antisera and human Ig preparations to provide passive immunity against infectious diseases. Hyperimmune bovine colostra have been prepared from cows previously immunised w/ specific antigens.
MIMS Class
Supplements & Adjuvant Therapy
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Wickersham RM. Bovine Colostrum. Facts and Comparisons [online]. St. Louis, MO. Wolters Kluwer Clinical Drug Information, Inc. Accessed 18/08/2014.

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