In this Article
- What other names is Bovine Colostrum known by?
- What is Bovine Colostrum?
- How does Bovine Colostrum work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Bovine Colostrum.
There is some concern about the possibility of catching "mad cow disease" (bovine spongiform encephalitis, BSE) or other diseases from products that come from animals. "Mad cow disease" does not appear to be transmitted through milk products, but it is probably wise to avoid animal products from countries where "mad cow disease" has been found.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There is not enough reliable information about the safety of taking bovine colostrum if you are pregnant or breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Allergy to cow's milk: If you are allergic to cow's milk or milk products, you may also be allergic to bovine colostrum. In that case, it is best to avoid it.
- For infectious diarrhea: 10-20 grams of colostrum daily for 10 days.
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