Cosequin DS Plus MSM

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Cosequin DS Plus MSM

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Nutramax Labs.

Joint Health Supplement for Dogs

#1 Veterinarian Recommended Brand®

Administration as a supplement for dogs:

The recommended initial administration period is four to six weeks; however, some dogs may respond in a shorter period of time. The number of scored chewable tablets may then be reduced to the maintenance level.

Dog’s Weight

NUMBER OF TABLETS

Initial 4-6 week Administration Period

Maintenance Level

Up to 15 lbs.

1/2 daily

1/2 Every other day

16-30 lbs.

1 daily

1/2 daily

31-60 lbs.

2 daily

1 daily

Over 60 lbs.

3 daily

1-2 daily

Once consistent improvement has been seen, these maintenance levels may be reduced to an every other day administration. The maintenance level can also be used long term on healthy dogs to help support their joints.

Guaranteed Analysis - Each Chewable Tablet Contains:

Glucosamine Hydrochloride minimum

600 mg*

Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate minimum

300 mg*

Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) minimum

250 mg*

Manganese minimum

5 mg

Ingredients: Glucosamine hydrochloride (derived from shellfish), sodium chondroitin sulfate (derived from bovine cartilage), methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), natural flavor, dextrose, dried brewers yeast, microcrystalline cellulose, manganese ascorbate, magnesium stearate, and natural and artificial flavors.

*Not recognized as an essential dietary nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, Nutramax Laboratories® proprietary veterinary researched specifications.

Reported on a hydrous basis.

♦From manganese ascorbate.

STORE IN A COOL, DRY AREA OUT OF DIRECT SUNLIGHT.

KEEP LID TIGHTLY SECURED TO ENSURE FRESHNESS.

KEEP BOTTLE OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

In order to ensure freshness, one non-toxic desiccant is included in this bottle.

Source: Among retail brands. Survey conducted in July 2012 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements.

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Cosequin®DS Plus MSM is a product of Nutramax Laboratories®.

©2012 Nutramax Laboratories, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

U.S. Patent No. 5,587,363

NUTRAMAX® LABORATORIES, INC., 946 Quality Drive, Lancaster, SC 29720

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