ACTIVE MANUKA HONEY CREAM
Active Manuka Honey Vet (AMHVet) is a totally natural antibacterial cream containing 25% of 15+ UMF (activity factor) manuka honey suitable for all damaged skin areas.
- Active Manuka Honey Cream - 100grm
- Active Manuka Honey Cream - 50grm
- Active Manuka Honey Cream - both tubes
Active Manuka Honey contains the unique compound 'methylglyoxal' that provides a special natural antibacterial function able to block many infectious bacteria.
Active Manuka Honey Vet Anhydrous Cream 25% (AMHVet 25% Cream) uses all the known antibacterial benefits of Active Manuka Honey in this easy to administer topical application:
The antibacterial activity of honey is due primarily to enzymically produced Hydrogen Peroxide (H2O2)
There is a NON-PEROXIDE antibacterial substance(s) present in some New Zealand Manuka Honey
NON-PEROXIDE ACTIVITY antibacterial quality is beneficial for topical application and may also control the bacterial invasion of damaged skin.
The advantage of AMHVet 25% Cream is that it can easily and frequently be applied to minor cuts and damaged skin when external bacterial invasion could be a problem.
How to Use AMHVet Cream:
Apply directly onto the area requiring care --> AMHVet Cream will minimize bacterial infection on damaged skin areas.
A dressing is not required to hold the cream in place as it does not warm up and run off • the cream forms a waterproof film over the damaged skin.
Cover with a dressing is necessary only if the animal is likely to be able to reach the wound and lick it off
As the wound heals (no infection present, colonization cleared) cover the damaged skin area with FiltaBac Cream to allow the skin to breathe and recover naturally. No need for a dressing with FiltaBac.
AMHVet Cream has a skin soluble surfactant added to maximize surface contact.
AMHVet Cream should not be used when a sterile dressing is required after surgical procedures
The full benefit of ACTIVE MANUKA HONEY is achieved by:
1. The primary advantage is from the unique Antibacterial effect that is determined by tests formulated by the Waikato Honey Research unit at Waikato University NZ as stated by a plus (+) number. Ideal antibacterial activity is achieved if the Active Manuka Honey is 15+ and above.
2. The Peroxide effect (H2O2)--> this is released from the honey when aqueous (fluid) contact is made (serum production from damaged areas).
3. Honey is a super sugar solution so when applied to damaged skin it draws moisture/fluid from the area (using osmosis) so working as a gentle poultice.
AMHVet Cream 25% maintains the 3 benefits as outlined above. The AMHVet Cream has the added advantage that it will adhere, maintaining its form, and cover damaged areas without running off. For skin areas with minor damage, repeated cover applications of AMHVet Cream will protect and soothe the skin. Application of a dressing or covering the area with a dressing may be required.
We have had a dog cut his front paw pad and being heavy on the front feet and playful, he kept splitting it open every 4 weeks. 18 months later and many creams later, we tried AMH Cream morning and night on the split and around the pad (as bacteria was affecting the rest of the paw from the cut), after 6 weeks it healed and we have had NO reoccurance in 3 months.
I have also applied this cream to a hot spot, it cleaned it and healed the hot spot.
I then tried this cream on a new-born puppy umbilical cord that was a little angry – it cleaned up the umbilical cord entry beautifully.
JacAnLil highly rate AMH Cream and use it on our dogs as required for their wellbeing, healing and to lessen the use of steroid creams etc
50gram tube: $16.50 incl handling, freight & GST NZ wide