Biochemical Effects of Xylazine, Propofol, and Ketamine in West African Dwarf Goats.

@article{Okwudili2014BiochemicalEO,
  title={Biochemical Effects of Xylazine, Propofol, and Ketamine in West African Dwarf Goats.},
  author={Ukwueze Celestine Okwudili and Eze Athanasius Chinedu and Ona Jonas Anayo},
  journal={Journal of veterinary medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={2014},
  pages={758581}
}
Anaesthesia was induced in West African Dwarf (WAD) goats using different combinations of propofol (P), xylazine (X), and ketamine (K), and the biochemical effect of the drugs determined. Twenty male (WAD) goats were randomly assigned to five treatment groups viz. Control (C) (2.5 mL IV normal saline); group K + X (5 mg/kg IV ketamine + 0.05 mg/kg IV… CONTINUE READING