ProPhorce AC 299® consists of formate and sodium and is a free flowing product which is easy to handle. It is very stable and do not react with other feed component. Formic acid and sodium have a number of unique properties, as they:
Control the enterobacteria load
Enhance the conversion of pepsinogen into pepsin, a major enzyme involved in protein digestion.
Manage the electrolyte balance in a cost-effective way.
Prophorce AC 299® has been proven to be effective in optimizing dEB, which minimizes the negative effects of heat stress on animals. Contrarily to sodium bicarbonate, Prophorce AC 299® doesn’t neutralize acidification of the feed.
Click here to read our Nutricle on the relationship between dEB and Sodium
Dietary electrolyte balance - choosing the right solution
Prophorce AC 299® is manufactured by Perstorp (Netherlands)
Please find a video about heat stress and dEB below