• Home
  • Species
  • Cattle
  • Products
  • SynchsureTM (cloprostenol sodium) By Merial –Prostaglandin for use in reproductive programs in cows and heifers.

Synchsure™ (cloprostenol sodium) By Merial –Prostaglandin for use in reproductive programs in cows and heifers.

Synchronization Claim

Efficient reproduction is vital to the success of any beef or dairy operation, and not something that should be left to chance. Read more about the use of SYNCHSURE and CYSTORELIN together.

Product Guide

Download the SYNCHSURE and CYSTORELIN detailer to learn more about the products and how to use them in a synchronization program.

Product Description

SYNCHSURE is a prostaglandin that causes regression of the corpus luteum (luteolysis) in cattle.  SYNCHSURE is labeled for use in combination with CYSTORELIN to synchronize estrous cycles to allow for fixed-time artificial insemination (FTAI) in lactating dairy cows and beef cows.

Visit SyncTheHerd.com to learn more.

Features and Benefits

EFFICIENT

  • Use of SYNCHSURE in cycling animals usually results in estrus 2-5 days after treatment.

FLEXIBLE

  • It can be used in single-or two-dose protocol.
  • Available in a single 100 mL bottle, 8-pack 100 mL bottles and a case of 64
    100 mL bottles.

CONVENIENT

  • SYNCHSURE can also be used to induce abortion and treat endometritis. Once opened, SYNCHSURE has a 6-month shelf life, and no refrigeration is ever required.

Top Reasons for using Synchsure and Cystorelin in a Reproductive Program

1) CYSTORELIN and SYNCHSURE should be the go-to combination for reproductive efficiency in cows and heifers.

  • Efficient reproduction is vital to the success of any operation, so it’s not something that should be left to chance. CYSTORELIN and SYNCHSURE can help you take the guesswork out of herd management to meet your reproduction goals.

2) Help your herd conceive and calve on schedule.

  • When used in combination, CYSTORELIN and SYNCHSURE provide:
    • Shortened time to first service
    • Increased estrus detection efficiency
    • Improved first-service conception rate

3) Reduce your days open and save money.

  • A missed heat cycle can cost $29, and a missed pregnancy can cost $450.1,2 Don’t let poor reproductive performance and extended lactations steal from your bottom line. Proper use of CYSTORELIN and SYNCHSURE can increase your herd pregnancy rate, therefore reducing your days open to save you money.

4) Customized syringes.

  • Customized syringes are available for CYSTORELIN and SYNCHSURE with their respective product logos to allow for ease of administration and to prevent confusion of products. 

5) Flexible and easy to use.

  • CYSTORELIN is available in a 10-bottle carton with 15 doses per bottle, as well as the flexibility of a 5-dose bottle. CYSTORELIN has no milk withholding and no meat withdrawal. Once opened, it has a 6-month shelf life when stored at or above 77°F.
  • SYNCHSURE can be used in a single-or two-dose protocol and is available in a single 100 mL bottle, 8-pack 100 mL bottles or a case of 64 100 mL bottles. Once opened, SYNCHSURE has a 6-month shelf life, and no refrigeration is ever required.

Synchsure Dosage and Safety

Dosage Information

  • 500 mcg (2 mL) per cow via intramuscular injection.
  • No refrigeration required. Store at controlled room temperature 68°-77°F (20°-25°C). Protect from light, store in carton. Discard remaining product 180 days after first use.

Safety Information

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION FOR SYNCHSURE: FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY, NOT FOR HUMAN USE. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Women of childbearing age, asthmatcs, and persons with bronchial and other respiratory problems should exercise extreme caution when handling this product. In the early stages women may be unaware of their pregnancies. SYNCHSURE™ (cloprostenol sodium) is readily absorbed through the skin and may cause abortion and/or bronchospasms: direct contact with the skin should therefore be avoided. Accidental spillage on the skin should be washed off immediately with soap and water.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION FOR CYSTORELIN: DO NOT USE IN HUMANS. KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

CAUTION: Federal (U.S.A.) law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Product Resources

Contact Information

  • Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc.

    Cattle Division

    3902 Gene Field Road
    St. Joseph, Missouri 64506

    • Phone 866-638-2226
    • Fax 816-326-9167
    • e-mail

REFERENCES:

1 Meadows C. A spreadsheet-based model demonstrating the nonuniform economic effects of varying reproductive performance in Ohio dairy herds. J Dairy Sci 2005;88:1244-1254.

Fricke PM, et al. Pregnant vs. open: Getting cows pregnant and the money it makes. Proceedings,Western Dairy Management Conference. 2005;49-62.