Banamine is not safe for human consumption, according to DailyMed, a publication from the National Institutes of Health. The organization warns that cattle must not be slaughtered as human food within four days of the animal's most recent treatment with the drug.Continue Reading
DailyMed explains that banamine is used to treat pain and inflammation in horses and pyrexia associated with bovine respiratory disease and several other conditions in cattle.
Milk taken from cattle during treatment and up to 36 hours after the last treatment should not be used for food, according to DailyMed. The drug should not be used in veal or horses that are intended for food.Learn more about Medications & Vitamins
The body uses vitamin B12 to create DNA and keep blood and nerve cells healthy, according to the National Institutes of Health. Folic acid, on the other hand, is used in producing DNA, making RNA, converting food into fuel and making the skin healthy, states the University of Maryland Medical Center.Full Answer >
Adequate folate intake helps prevent neural tube defects and reduces the incidences of other birth defects as well as premature birth, according to the National Institutes of Health. Folate in its natural form may also lower the risk of various types of cancers.Full Answer >
The National Institutes for Health explains that the major difference between oxycodone and hydrocodone is in its chemical makeup. Oxycodone has an extra oxygen in its molecular formula compared to hydrocodone. Both drugs are derivatives of codeine and are considered narcotic pain relievers.Full Answer >
Those who suffer from megaloblastic anemia should get vitamin B-12 shots, according to the National Institutes of Health. This type of anemia happens when red blood cells are too large or too few or have other impairments that make it difficult for them to carry oxygen properly.Full Answer >