BIOMEL for Calves

Reg no. V11906, Act 36 of 1947


BIOMEL for Calves is a milk replacer which also contains BIOREM, a Lactic Acid Bacteria culture for the treatment and prevention of diarrhoea in calves and lambs, as well as BIORED, a Physiological Bioflavonoidic Antioxidant. When mixed according to recommendations, every litre BIOMEL will contains at least 2g BIOREM.

Add 120g (250ml or 1 cup) powder to 1 litre water at 40°C. Mix thoroughly.

Can also be mixed with cold water.

Give 10% of live weight in 2 or 3 feedings per day. Do not exceed 6 litres per day.

Supply Calf starter meal from the 2nd week. Water must not be supplied ad lib during the first 2 weeks. Supply water from the 2nd week, but it has to be removed for at least an hour before and after feeding. If diarrhoea occurs, reduce the measure of milk to half the normal intake. Ensure that no water is freely available. Dose BIOREM dry on the tongue, at double dose, 3 times per day. Normally the diarrhoea should be stopped by the following day.


Moisture 40 g/kg (max)
Crude Protein 220 g/kg (min)
Crude Fat 130 g/kg (min)
Fibre 1 g/kg (max)


Vitamin A 50000 i.u. Ca 13 g (max)
Vitamin D3 500 i.u. P 8 g (max)
Vitamin E 50 mg Na 9 g (max)
Vitamin B1 3 mg Mg 1 g
Vitamin B2 10 mg K 25 g
Vitamin B6 4 mg CL 22 g
Vitamin B12 20 mg Cu 45 mg
Vitamin PP 50 mg Fe 90 mg
Vitamin K 10 mg Mn 23.6 mg
Pantotenic Acid 16 mg Zn 44.3 mg
Choline chloride 250 mg I 0.05 mg
Fumaric acid 7 g Co 1.10 mg
Vitamin C 50 mg Se 0.42 mg
BIOREM 1.2 g/L
BIORED 0.35% m/m
No antibiotics added


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