Frequently asked questions
What is beta-glucan?
Beta-glucan is a polysaccharide ubiquitous in nature, occurring in the cell wall of bacteria, fungi and plants. It has several types and subtypes that differ from one another in molecular structure.
What is a veterinary medicinal product?
An agent whose ingredients have been shown to have a curative and / or beneficial biological effect by experiments and / or experience over many years (up to centuries) and which, when used in accordance with the instructions for use, have no adverse effects and / or side effects.
What are macrophages?
Macrophages have a fundamentally important role in the functioning of the immune system: in addition to phagocytising and eliminating pathogens and extraneous substances entering the body but also present them to the cells recognising them, thus triggering the immune response.
What are natural killer cells?
Natural killer cells (NK cells) represent an important cell type of the immune system, one of the most important tasks of which is the destruction of tumour cells.
Do I need a prescription to buy Burgimmune?
No, but if it was recommended by someone else than your veterinarian, you should inform your veterinarian that your pet is receiving Burgimmune, so that the veterinarian should know everything about the treatment administered to your pet.
Our pet is receiving several different medicines. Can we give the pet Burgimmune Immunoenhancer together with these drugs?
Yes, naturally, as Burgimmune contains only natural active substances, it has no contraindications and can be given safely as an adjunct to all medicines.Be sure to consult your veterinarian or your veterinary pharmacist about the use of the product.
How long does a box of Burgimmune last?
One box of Burgimmune is sufficient for 90 days for a pet of maximum 15 kg body weight..
Only a sick dog or cat may receive Burgimmune?
No, it can be given to healthy animals as well, e.g. to breeding animals to support their organism to withstand the increased load, to young puppies or kittens to provide solid foundations for the development of their immune system, and also to elderly pets to increase their natural resistance.
We feed our dog/cat with a dry food; in what form should we give the pet Burgimmune?
We feed our dog/cat with a dry food; in what form should we give the pet Burgimmune? Dissolve the necessary amount of Burgimmune in hot water and mix it to the pet’s food.