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Carti-Form HS (Canada)This page contains information on Carti-Form HS for veterinary use.
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- Carti-Form HS Indications
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Carti-Form HSThis treatment applies to the following species:
High strength glucosamine supplement for horses
Carti-Form HS Indications
Glucosamine is a naturally occurring compound for the body’s production of joint lubricants and components necessary to maintain healthy cartilage and joint function.
Concentration: One level teaspoon contains approximately 2000 mg D-glucosamine HCL.
Loading Amount: Average Horse: 2 to 4 teaspoons twice daily. Horses over 1200 lbs: 4 to 6 teaspoons twice daily. The animal should be kept on the loading amount for 4 to 6 weeks. The amount may be increased but should not be decreased during this period. If response is not clinically evident after 30 days, the loading amount should be extended two more weeks. Maintain the loading amount until the horse shows signs of improvement. Each week, gradually reduce the total daily amount until a maintenance amount is determined. Watch the animal’s movement to ensure it is feeling comfortable through the transition,
Maintenance Amount: Average Horse: 1 to 2 teaspoons twice daily. Horses over 1200 lbs: 2 to 4 teaspoons twice daily.
Each 640g (1.4 pounds) Contains
Ingredients: D-glucosamine HCL, calcium carbonate, lactose, DL-methionine, mineral oil, calcium silicate, vitamin E and ethoxyquin (a preservative).
Note: This is a nutritional supplement and changes may occur more slowly than would be expected with a drug compound. However, improvement should be noticed in three to six weeks in most horses.
Feeding Directions: Mix the daily dose in the concentrate or top dress on the grain, preferably rolled or ground. To facilitate proper adhesion to the ration, slightly moisten the grain with water or liquid supplement.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
LLOYD Inc., Shenandoah, Iowa 51601 U.S.A.
1.4 lbs (640 g)
NAC No.: 1176011.1
Distributed by VETERINARY HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS, INC.
2525 TECUMSEH ROAD WEST, WINDSOR, ON, N9B 1W4
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