Condensed tannins act against cattle nematodes.

  title={Condensed tannins act against cattle nematodes.},
  author={Adam Novobilsk{\'y} and Irene Mueller-Harvey and Stig Milan Thamsborg},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  volume={182 2-4},
The use of natural plant anthelmintics was suggested as a possible alternative control of gastrointestinal nematodes (GIN) in ruminants. Direct anthelmintic effects of tannin-containing plants have already been shown in sheep and goat GIN. These anthelmintic properties are mainly associated with condensed tannins. In the present study, we evaluated possible… CONTINUE READING