Intramammary and systemic antibiotic mastitis treatment in lactating and dry cows

Saran, A.

Symposium on Residues of Antimicrobial Drugs and other Inhibitors in Milk, Kiel, Germany, 28-31 August 1995: 85-96


This review looks at the factors to be considered when selecting an antiinfective agent, the poor correlation between in vitro and field efficacy data, excretion and residues of antiinfective agents, reasons for failures in antibiotic therapy of mastitis, various treatments for subclinical and clinical mastitis, and new avenues and alternative approaches to mastitis treatment.