Intravenous administration of thiomolybdate for the prevention and treatment of chronic copper poisoning in sheep.

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1. Twenty-six sheep were used in experiments designed to test the effectiveness of ammonium tetrathiomolybdate in the prevention and treatment of chronic copper poisoning. 2. Intravenous injections of 100 mg ammonium tetrathiomolybdate twice weekly (a) prevented the occurrence of haemolytic crisis in sheep repeatedly dosed with copper sulphate and (b… (More)

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@article{Gooneratne1981IntravenousAO, title={Intravenous administration of thiomolybdate for the prevention and treatment of chronic copper poisoning in sheep.}, author={S Ravi Gooneratne and Joseph M Howell and J. M. Gawthorne}, journal={The British journal of nutrition}, year={1981}, volume={46 3}, pages={457-67} }