Evaluation of three ancillary treatments in the management of equine grass sickness

C Fintl, B C McGorum

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Brotizolam, acetylcysteine and aloe vera gel were evaluated as ancillary treatments for 29 cases of equine grass sickness. None of the treatments had any significant beneficial effect on the survival of the horses. However, 11 of 13 horses with mild chronic grass sickness survived solely with intensive nursing care.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)381-383
Number of pages3
JournalVeterinary Record
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - 28 Sep 2002

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