Life-Aid Xtra is a high quality oral rehydration product. It is designed to counteract the processes of dehydration, electrolyte loss and acidosis that accompany scour in calves, whether these symptoms are due to nutritional, bacterial or viral causes. Life-Aid Xtra supports the stabilisation of water and electrolyte balance during times of and recovery from digestive disturbance. The product contains readily available energy and electrolytes.
Prepare a fresh solution before each use, mix the contents of one sachet of Life Aid Xtra with 2 litres of warm water, milk replacer or water. If diarrhoea is severe, 2 litres of the solution should be fed 3-4 times daily. Life-Aid Xtra may be administered on its own for a maximum of 4 days.