WHAT IS COLOSTRUM?
• Colostrum is the first milk produced by the mammary glands after mammals give birth. Contained within are all necessary,
ready-made antibodies to protect against infection in the early weeks of life.
• Colostrum is valued for its high content of vitamins (A, D, E, C, B1, B2, B6. B12, folic acid, pantothenic acid, biotin, niacin), minerals,
trace elements (sodium, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, iron, iodine, chromium), proteins and protease inhibitors.
• Colostrum contains antibodies effective against bacteria, viruses, and fungi.