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GCM Plus

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Henry Schein® Animal Health

Glucosamine, Chondroitin, MSM

Hip & Joint Formula

Product Facts

Active Ingredients per Tablet:

Glucosamine HCL 99% (Shellfish source)

500 mg


500 mg

Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate 95% (Bovine source)--Mixed Glycosaminoglycans 5%

400 mg

Ascorbate (as Manganese Ascorbate)

66 mg

Vitamin C (as Calcium Ascorbate)

50 mg

Manganese (as Manganese Ascorbate)

10 mg

Vitamin E (as d-alpha tocopherol)

50 I.U.

Inactive Ingredients

Chicken Liver Flavor, Dicalcium Phosphate, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Silicon Dioxide, Stearic Acid, Sucrose, and Vegetable Protein.


Safe use in pregnant animals or animals intended for breeding has not been proven. Consult with your veterinarian before using this product in animals: with clotting disorders; being treated with anticoagulant medications; diabetes, or any metabolic disorder causing hyperglycemia; history of urinary tract stones; known allergies to shellfish. If lameness worsens, discontinue use and contact your veterinarian. Administer during or after the animal has eaten to reduce incidence of gastrointestinal upset.

For use in dogs only.

Sold to Veterinary Professionals Only:

Recommended to support a dog’s healthy hip and joint function.

Directions for Use: (Initial)



Up to 25 lbs.

- 1 tablet daily (1/2 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)

25 to 49 lbs.

- 2 tablets daily (1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)

50 to 100 lbs.

- 3 tablets daily (1 1/2 in the morning & 1 1/2 in the evening)

Over 100 lbs.

- 4 tablets daily (2 in the morning & 2 in the evening)

Directions for Use: (Maintenance)



Up to 25 lbs.

- 1/2 tablet daily (1/4 in the morning & 1/4 in the evening)

25 to 49 lbs.

- 1 tablet daily (1/2 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)

50 to 100 lbs.

- 1 1/2 tablets daily (1 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)

Over 100 lbs.

- 2 tablets daily (1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)

After the initial six week period the number of tablets can often be reduced to a level that maintains the pet. Reduction should be done gradually in 1/2 to 1 tablet increments depending on the size of the pet, and should not be reduced more than one time per month. Administration may be increased at any time depending on the pet’s needs. Use only as directed by your veterinarian.


For animal use only. Keep out of the reach of children and other animals.

In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately.

Unconditional Quality Guarantee: Each product is produced to the highest standards for quality and purity following NASC Quality Systems Requirements.

Questions or to Report an Adverse Event Call:

Genesis Limited: Toll Free (877) 738-7454

*GCM PLUS is a Trade Mark of Genesis Limited, Valley Center, CA.

This product is registered with the FDA, Center for Veterinary Medicine.

Manufactured Exclusively for: Genesis Ltd., Valley Center, CA 82082


Distributed Exclusively By: Henry Schein Animal Health, Dublin, OH 43017


Reorder #:



NAC No.: 10823222

Telephone:   614-761-9095
Toll-Free:   1-855-724-3461
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the GCM Plus 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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