B vitamins

What are B vitamins?

B vitamins are a group of water-soluble vitamins

Specific effect

  • B vitamins are used as building blocks in the enzymatic systems, which control the general metabolism of nutrients, and in the immune response
  • Under ideal conditions, ruminal bacteria produce enough B vitamins to meet the cow’s need for them
  • Under “stressful” conditions, ruminal bacteria do not produce enough B vitamins, and a supplement is needed.

Possibilities of positive yields

  • Higher feed intake
  • Improves reproduction
  • Enhances the immune response
  • Reduces veterinarian costs
  • Increases milk yields


  • Vitamin-B compound

Rationing options

  • Administer vitamin-B compound by means of a mineral compound