Acidifiers are fast getting recognized as successful alternative to AGP. A smart blend of acids can perform even better than AGP.
Bacterial load leads to affect intestinal integrity. Acidifier acidifies the gut, reduces gut pH and ensures bactericidal action. Intracellular action- SCFA enters into bacterial cells, acidify cytoplasm and kills Gm -ve bacteria like E.coli, Salmonella etc. Extra-cellular action-reduces pH of ingesta, thereby makes intestine unfavorable for harmful pathogens growth. Inorganic acids like Orthophosphoric acid helps to improve digestion by acidification of upper gut.
Allicin is a natural growth promoter for chicken and has antibacterial, antifungal, anti-parasitic, antiviral, antioxidant, anti-cancerous and vasodilator characteristics.