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Medications Must Have

What are the Medications and treatment products you need to have on hand at all times for your goats?
What are the Medications and treatment products you need to have on hand at all times for your goats?
Fortified Vitamin B Complex
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07806-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

ProBios Gel (OR Goat's Preferred Probiotic gel, OR Jump Start Microbial gel - they are all basically the same thing)
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=A2343BF1-6AB2-4573-8731-3BF809BD6136

Pritchard nipples 2 or more. They are red with a yellow twist cap - fit on just about any coke bottle)
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07B54-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Blu-Coat (wound dressing)
www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E078C2-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5
OR Alu-Shield
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E077ED-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Syringes & Needles:
Oral Syringes
6ml syringes
3 ml syringes
1 inch 18 gauge needles 
1 inch 16 gauge needles

Biomycin (does not sting like LA 200) (Antibiotic - if they don't carry it, LA 200 is the same thing, except it stings when given)
?www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E0751F-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

C& D Antitoxin no, that's not huge accidentally. If you don't buy anything else, buy this. (NOT the vaccine, the ANTITOXIN, it will be in a 250 ml bottle ... when you need it, you'll need it immediately, not in an hour or a day)
www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=4AB21064-C5C1-4E0D-B525-163FF936450B

Coppasure Copper Bolus - for supplementation of copper 
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=177DD401-EE37-4EEC-899B-AEB38B98E6D3
 
Specto-guard Scour Check (for pigs) - for ecoli 
www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07677-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Vit A, D, & E injectable (if they carry it, I usually have to order it from Valleyvet.com)
www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07807-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Valbazen wormer 
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07949-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Baycox oral 5% for Coccidiosis   vetagrostore.com


Blood Stop powder - I've never had to use it, but a must-have anyway
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07ADD-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5
Red Cell liquid Supplement: Farm Store in horse isle

Prescription Medications
- Must Be Approved By A Veterinarian

These medications are available through your veterinarian:

Bo-Se - Selenium supplement -- to prevent selenium deficiency and white muscle disease in kids
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E079F3-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5?

Thiamine (B1) - for goat Polio or Listerosis
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=B465119F-11A6-4B99-BC0F-94C4A030DE4B
 
Vitamin B12 - for anemia 
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=AF962A86-50A8-4DDB-BB05-79BC60808FD4?

Dexamethasone - for inflammation after injury or infection as well as to treat aspiration of birth fluids in kids
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E072E9-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5

Nuflor - Super D Duper Antibiotic - for pneumonia and severe illness – this drug is not to be used lightly as it kills ALL bacteria, good and bad, and can severely depress the immune system of a goat with a small infection that could easily have been treated with Biomycin. ALWAYS USE BIOMYCIN or LA200 FIRST. Nuflor is off-label for goats, but the only antibiotic that will treat some illness quickly and efficiently. BURNS like the fires of hell when going in (this drug will *very rarely* be used, and is quite exensive, so if your vet is willing to dispense this drug when needed, you can forgo purchasing)
https://www.valleyvet.com/ct_detail.html?pgguid=30E07A12-7B6A-11D5-A192-00B0D0204AE5?
Some Online companies I use: ValleyVet; Jeffers; vetagrostore.com
Some of the Non Prescription items may be found at your Farm Supply Store or Feed Store

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