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This page contains information on DermGard for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • DermGard Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for DermGard
  • Direction and dosage information for DermGard


This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vetra Animal Health

Comprehensive Dermatologic Nutrition

with MSM

Available Only Through Veterinarians


Per 3.3-Gram Tablet:



Crude Fat



5 mg

Vitamin A

1,500 IU

Vitamin E

10 IU

Thiamine (Vitamin B1)

0.04 mg

Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)

0.02 mg

Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6)

0.03 mg

Vitamin B12 Supplement

0.002 mg

Omega 3*


Methylsulfonylmethane (PurforMSM®)*

200 mg

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog or Cat Food Nutrient Profiles. This product is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only.


Natural Flavoring, Dextrates, Maltodextrin, Soybean Oil, Sunflower Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Methylsulfonylmethane, Silicon Dioxide, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Fish Oil, Stearic Acid, Cellulose Powder, DL-α-Tocopheryl Acetate, Zinc Acetate, Vitamin A Palmitate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin.

DermGard™ for Dogs and Cats contains Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids from plant and fish sources and vitamins and minerals shown to support healthy skin, promote a shiny, glossy coat and help maintain normal shedding.

Feeding Directions:

For best results, use daily. Administer as a treat or snack prior to feeding. May also be crumbled and mixed with pet food.

Small dogs & cats (5-20 lbs)

1/2 tablet daily

Mid-size dogs (21-50 lbs)

1 tablet daily

Large dogs (51-80 lbs)

2 tablets daily

Very large dogs (81-110 lbs)

3 tablets daily

Giant breed dogs (over 110 lbs)

4-5 tablets daily


Store at room temperature. Do not expose to excessive heat or moisture. Keep out of reach of children and pets to prevent unwanted consumption.


Distributed by Vetra Animal Health, a Division of KALA Health, Inc., Falmouth, MA

Phone: 800-998-8813

PurforMSM® is a registered trademark of Bergstrom Nutrition, Inc.

Net Contents: 60 and 150 Chewable Tablets

NAC No.: 6181006.2

Division of Kala Health Inc.

P.O. BOX 936, FALMOUTH, MA, 02541
Telephone:   800-998-8813
Fax:   508-495-4035
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the DermGard information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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