Product Details - AVIGUARD®


Product Class

Reg. No G2383 (Act 36/1947)


Normal avian gut flora.

Soluble Powder.

For chickens and turkeys.


Aviguard® is a natural, live intestinal microflora derived from SPF chickens and manufactured by fermentation. The preparation is intended to establish, to maintain or to restore a balanced and normal gut flora. Aviguard® is a lyophilized powder soluble in water.

The contents of this package are sufficient to treat 2 000 (5 000 or 10 000) birds.

Net mass 25 (62,5 or 125) g.



Keep out of reach of children, uninformed persons and animals.

Although this remedy has been tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.


Handle with care.

Store away from food and feed.

Do not eat, drink or smoke during or after handling of the product before washing hands thoroughly.

Wash hands thoroughly after use.

Prevent contamination of food, food utensils, drinking water, grazing, etc.


Directions for use:
Use only as directed.

Spray application

For day-old chicks and turkey poults immediately after hatch. Dissolve the entire contents of this packet in 0,5 to 1,0 litre (1,25 - 2,5 or 2,5 – 5 litres) of fresh water to obtain a spray volume of 250 – 500 mℓ/1 000 birds. The ready to use solution is applied as a single spray over day old birds, using a manual or automatic sprayer device delivering coarse droplets.


Drinking water application

In growing and adult poultry (e.g. following antimicrobial medication). Dissolve the entire contents of this packet in an amount of water corresponding to the usual water consumption of 4 to 8 hours and give this amount as the only source of drinking water during an appropriate time of day.

Open this packet immediately before preparing the ready-to-use solutions. Opened packets cannot be stored. Ready to use solutions must be applied within a short time after dissolving the powder. Water must be free of chlorine (<0,1 ppm) and disinfectant contamination; otherwise the viability of the bacteria in the preparation may be impaired.

In order to avoid direct contact with the preparation of live bacteria, wear a mask and gloves when preparing the ready-to-use solution.


Registration Holder:

Schering-Plough Animal Health

Co. Reg. No. 1934/005207/07