Extending the postpartum anovulatory period in dairy cattle with estradiol cypionate.

@article{Haughian2002ExtendingTP,
  title={Extending the postpartum anovulatory period in dairy cattle with estradiol cypionate.},
  author={James M Haughian and Roberto Sartori and Jerry N Guenther and Ahmet G{\"u}men and Milo C Wiltbank},
  journal={Journal of dairy science},
  year={2002},
  volume={85 12},
  pages={3238-49}
}
Estradiol cypionate (ECP), a long-acting estrogen, has been used therapeutically in early postpartum (PP) dairy cows. In experiment 1, effects of ECP on circulating reproductive hormones, cyclicity, and ovarian function in early PP dairy cows were investigated. Lactating Holsteins received 10 mg of ECP (ECP; n = 17) or placebo (CON; n = 16) on d 7 PP. Serum… CONTINUE READING