- Volume 27 Issue 5
DOI QR Code
The Effects of Fat-soluble Vitamin Administration on Plasma Vitamin Status of Nursing Pigs Differ When Provided by Oral Administration or Injection
- Jang, Y.D. (Department of Animal and Food Sciences, University of Kentucky) ;
- Lindemann, M.D. (Department of Animal and Food Sciences, University of Kentucky) ;
- Monegue, H.J. (Department of Animal and Food Sciences, University of Kentucky) ;
- Stuart, R.L. (Stuart Products Inc.)
- Received : 2013.12.07
- Accepted : 2014.03.08
- Published : 2014.05.01
Four experiments were conducted to investigate the effect of fat-soluble vitamin administration to sows or newborn pigs on plasma vitamin status. In Exp. 1 and 2, a total of 24 and 43 newborn pigs were allotted to control and vitamin treatments (vitamin
- Lauridsen, C., U. Halekoh, T. Larsen, and S. K. Jensen. 2010. Reproductive performance and bone status markers of gilts and lactating sows supplemented with two different forms of vitamin D. J. Anim. Sci. 88:202-213. https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2009-1976
- National Research Council. 1998. Nutrient Requirements of Swine. 10th rev. ed. National Academy Press, Washington, DC, USA.
- Madson, D. M., S. M. Ensley, P. C. Gauger, K. J. Schwartz, G. W. Stevenson, V. L. Cooper, B. H. Janke, E. R. Burrough, J. P. Goff, and R. L. Horst. 2012. Rickets: case series and diagnostic review of hypovitaminosis D in swine. J. Vet. Diagn. Invest. 24:1137-1144. https://doi.org/10.1177/1040638712461487
- McDowell, L. R. 2000. Vitamins in Animal and Human Nutrition. 2nd ed. Iowa State University Press, Ames, IA.
- Moreira, I. and D. C. Mahan. 2002. Effect of dietary levels of vitamin E (all-rac-tocopheryl acetate) with or without added fat on weanling pig performance and tissue alpha-tocopherol concentration. J. Anim. Sci. 80:663-669.
- Raila, J., R. Radon, A. Trupschuch, and F. J. Schweigert. 2002. Retinol and retinyl ester responses in the blood plasma and urine of dogs after a single oral dose of vitamin A. J. Nutr. 132:1673S-1675S.
- Rortvedt, L. A., P. M. Cline, C. Ryer, B. Frederick, K. J. Retallick, D. K. Schneider, and T. D. Crenshaw. 2012. An oral dose of vitamin D at birth increased serum 25-OHD at weaning but failed to alter bone mineral density in pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 90(Suppl. 2):115 (Abstr.).
- Tousignant, S. J. P., S. C. Henry, A. Rovira, and R. B. Morrison. 2013. Effect of oral vitamin D3 supplementation on growth and serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D levels of pigs up to 7 weeks of age. J. Swine Health Prod. 21:94-98.
Trang, H. M., D. E. C. Cole, L. A. Rubin, A. Pierratos, S. Siu, and R. Vieth. 1998. Evidence that vitamin
$D_3$increases serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D more efficiently than does vitamin $D_2$. Am. J. Clin. Nutr. 68:854-858.
Wilburn, E. E., D. C. Mahan, D. A. Hill, T. E. Shipp, and H. Yang. 2008. An evaluation of natural (RRR-
$\alpha$-tocopheryl acetate) and synthetic (all-rac- $\alpha$-tocopheryl acetate) vitamin E fortification in the diet or drinking water of weanling pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 86:584-591.
- Bonnette, E. D., E. T. Kornegay, M. D. Lindemann, and D. R. Notter. 1990. Influence of two supplemental vitamin E levels and weaning age on performance, humoral antibody production and serum cortisol levels of pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 68:1346-1353.
- Witschi, A. K. M., A. Liesegan, S. Gebert, G. M. Weber. and C. Wenk. 2011. Effect of source and quantity of dietary vitamin D in maternal and creep diets on bone metabolism and growth in piglets. J. Anim. Sci. 89:1844-1852. https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2010-3787
- Hill, G. M., J. E. Link, L. Meyer, and K. L. Fritsche. 1999. Effect of vitamin E and selenium on iron utilization in neonatal pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 77:1762-1768.
- Huang, Y., S. Henry, R. Friendship, K. Schwartz, and J. Harding. 2011. Clinical presentation, case definition, and diagnostic guidelines for porcine periweaning failure to thrive syndrome. J. Swine Health Prod. 19:340-344.
- Federation of Animal Science Societies. 2010. Guide for the Care and Use of Agricultural Animals in Research and Teaching. 3rd edition. Federation of Animal Science Societies, Champaign, IL, USA.
Flohr, J. R., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, S. C. Henry, L. M. Tokach, M. L. Potter, J. P. Goff, N. J. Koszewski, R. L. Horst, E. L. Hansen, and E. D. Fruge. 2014a. Effects of supplemental vitamin
$D_3$on serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol and growth of preweaning and nursery pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 92:152-163. https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2013-6630
Flohr, J. R., M. D. Tokach, S. S. Dritz, J. M. DeRouchey, R. D. Goodband, J. L. Nelssen, and J. R. Bergstrom. 2014b. An evaluation of the effects of added vitamin
$D_3$in maternal diets on sow and pig performance. J. Anim. Sci. 92:594-603. https://doi.org/10.2527/jas.2013-6792
- Goff, J. P., R. J. Horst, and E. T. Littledike. 1984. Effect of sow vitamin D status at parturition on the vitamin D status of neonatal piglets. J. Nutr. 114:163-169.
- Hakansson, J., J. Hakkarainen, and N. Lundeheim. 2001. Variation in vitamin E, glutathione peroxidase and retinol concentrations in blood plasma of primiparous sows and their piglets, and in vitamin E, selenium and retinol contents in sows' milk. Acta Agric. Scand. Sect. A-Anim. Sci. 51:224-234.
Hidiroglou, M., C. J. Williams, and C. Shorrock. 1984. Vitamin
$D_3$response in sheep to oral versus parenteral administration and to intramuscular dose levels of vitamin $D_3$. Can. J. Anim. Sci. 64:697-707. https://doi.org/10.4141/cjas84-077
- Administration of vitamin D3 by injection or drinking water alters serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol concentrations of nursery pigs vol.31, pp.2, 2018, https://doi.org/10.5713/ajas.17.0397