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This page contains information on SoftGuard for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • SoftGuard Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for SoftGuard
  • Direction and dosage information for SoftGuard


This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Activon

Teat Dip Conditioning Additive

Ingredient(s): Aloe, Glycerin, Carbomer-940, Vitamin E, Allantoin, Methyl Paraben, Distilled Water, Triethanolamine, Methyl Gluceth 20. (Aqua Blue Additive also contains FD & C Blue #1 dye.)

SoftGuard Indications

Conditions, soothes, and protects udder and teats.

Designed for use with EfferCept® Vet teat dips.

Directions For Use

Shake well before using.

Mixing instructions:

1. Prepare EfferCept® Vet solution according to EfferCept® Vet label instructions.

2. Add Clear or Aqua Blue SoftGuard™ Additive at the rate of two ounces per gallon of finished EfferCept® Vet solution.

3. Stir or shake solution prior to every use.

4. When using as an udder pre-wash or pre-dip/spray, wipe the teat thoroughly before attaching milking equipment.

5. Aqua Blue SOFTGUARD™ is a strong colorant. Care should be given not to contaminate equipment/containers that contact or hold anything other then EfferCept® Vet solutions.

Container Yields: 55 Ounce Size: Conditions up to 27.5 gallons of teat dip/spray.

Presentation: 55 ounce size. Available in aqua blue and clear formulations.

NAC No.: 10600031

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