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Aging, Diseases of Arthritis/Degenerative Joint Disease

Species affected: Cats, Dogs
Background: Any system may be affected.
Symptoms: Any system may be affected.
Diagnostics: As needed for presenting signs.
Special Notes: MemoractivVET is more appropriate in dogs that tend to develop canine cognitive dysfunction.
Principles for Supplementation: Basic nutritional supplementation and antioxidants.

CANINE AND FELINE PRODUCTS – DISEASES OF AGING

AGING, DISEASES OF

Formulas: Dosage: Mechanism/Purpose:

American Ginseng
(Panax quinquefolius)

Cats: 50 mg sid

Improves energy, decreases fatigue.

Arthroplex12

Cats: ½ capsule bid
Dogs: 1 capsule/25 lb bid

Broad spectrum formula; source of glycosaminoglycans, including glucosamine; decreases pain, supports production of collagen; decreases inflammation.

Canine Geriatric Basics12

Dogs: 1 capsule/25 lbs bid

Canine specific; contains beta-carotene.

Canine Plus8

Dogs: as directed by weight

Formula with vitamins, amino acids, digestive enzymes.

Cell Advance 4408

Dogs (small & medium sized):
1 per 10 lbs/day

Formula with antioxidants, amino acids, minerals.

Cell Advance 8808

Dogs (large sized): 1 per 20
lbs/day

Formula with antioxidants, amino acids, minerals.

CurcuVet-SA5012

Cats: ½ capsule daily
Dogs: 1 capsule per 25 lb daily

Curcumin has anti-inflammatory properties, hepatoprotective effects, increases glutathione levels, decreases eye inflammation (uveal tract), down-regulates tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), nitric oxide (NO), and nuclear factor-kappaB (NF-κB), decreases free radicals in colonic mucosa.

CurcuVET-SA15012

Dogs: 1 capsule per 75 lb daily

Curcumin has ant-inflammatory properties, hepato-protective effects, increases glutathione levels, decreases eye discomfort, down-regulates TNF-α, NO, and NF-κB, decreases free radicals in colonic mucosa.

E400 Selenium26

Cats: ¼ tablet sid
Dogs: ¼ tablet/25 lbs sid

Antioxidant, anti-inflammatory; vitamin E and selenium are synergistic. Selenium in high doses is toxic. Vitamin E in high doses can raise blood pressure and can increase coagulation time; do not exceed recommended dose; use less in case of heart failure or if animal is on digoxin.

MemoractivVET12

Cats: ½ capsule sid
Dogs: 1 capsule/ 25 lb sid

Enhances cognitive function.

Nu-Cat8

Cats: 4 tablets/day bid

Formula with vitamins, minerals, digestive enzymes, Perna canaliculus, taurine.

Small Animal
Antioxidant12

Cats: 1 capsule sid
Dogs: 2 capsules/ 25 lb sid

Balanced antioxidant formula; unique, plant-based antioxidants.

Theanine12

Cats: ¼ capsule sid
Dogs: ¼ capsule/25 lb sid

Stimulates production of alpha waves by brain, modifies neurotransmitters involved in attention and memory.

Ultimate-E12

Cats: ¼ capsule sid
Dogs: ¼ capsule/25 lb sid

Balanced forms of vitamin E; contains mixed tocopherols; no added soy oil (a pro-oxidant); antioxidant.

 

ARTHRITIS/DEGENERATIVE JOINT DISEASE

Species affected: Cats, Dogs
Background: Any system may be affected.
Symptoms: Any system may be affected.
Diagnostics: As needed for presenting signs.
Special Notes: MemoractivVET is more appropriate in dogs that tend to develop canine cognitive dysfunction.
Principles for Supplementation: Basic nutritional supplementation and antioxidants.

CANINE AND FELINE PRODUCTS ARTHRITIS/DEGENERATIVE JOINT DISEASE

Formulas: Dosage: Mechanism/Purpose:

Arthroplex12

Cats: 1 capsule sid
Dogs: 1 capsule/25 lb bid

Anti-inflammatory; source of glycosaminoglycans, including
Glucosamine; decreases pain; supports production of collagen.

Buffered C Powder12

Cats: 125 mg bid
 Dogs: 10 mg/lb bid

Stimulates phagocytic effect of leukocytes, nitrate
scavenger, aids in synthesis of collagen and carnitine.

Calcium-Magnesium
Citramate12

Dogs: ¼ capsule/25 lb bid

Use in addition to a pure calcium or calcium/phosphorus
Supplement; metabolism of carbohydrates and lipids;
catalyst for many enzymes; required for ATP production.

CurcuVET- SA5012

Cats: ½ capsule daily
Dogs: 1 capsule per 25 lb daily

Curcumin has ant-inflammatory properties, hepatoprotective effects, increases glutathione levels, down-regulates tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), nitric oxide (NO), and nuclear factor-kappaB (NF-κB), decreases free radicals in colonic mucosa.

CurcuVET-SA15012

Dogs: 1 capsule per 75 lb daily

Curcumin has ant-inflammatory properties, hepatoprotective effects, increases glutathione levels; down-regulates TNF-α, NO, and NF-κB; decreases free radicals in colonic mucosa.

DL-Phenylalanine12

Cats: 125 mg bid
Dogs: 10 mg/lb bid

Analgesic.

E400 Selenium26

Cats: ¼ tablet sid
Dogs: ¼ tablet/25 lbs sid

Antioxidant; anti-inflammatory; vitamin E and selenium are synergistic. Selenium in high doses is toxic; vitamin E in high doses can raise blood pressure and can increase coagulation time. Do not exceed recommended dose; use less in case of heart failure or if animal is on digoxin.

Glucosamine &
Chondroitin12

Cats: ¼ capsule sid
Dogs: ½ capsule/25 lb sid

This combination stimulates the production of cartilage cells, while inhibiting destructive enzymatic action on those cells.  

Glucosamine Sulfate12

Cats: ¼ capsule sid
Dogs: ½ capsule/25 lb sid

Important building block of cartilage.

Glycoflex II8

Dogs: as directed by weight

Anti-inflammatory; nutrients for cartilage formation.

Glycoflex II Double Strength8

Dogs: as directed by weight

Anti-inflammatory; nutrients for cartilage formation.

Glycoflex II for Cat8

Cats: as directed by weight

Anti-inflammatory; nutrients for cartilage formation.

Joint-Ease™27

1 capsule per 20 lb bid or
1 scoop per 20 lb bid

Supports normal joint mobility and healthy joint function.

Jointagen8

½ to 1 tablet per 30 lb

Provides support for connective tissue, skin, and joints. Designed specifically for dogs with greater need for joint and connective tissue support.  

PhytoprofenVET12

Cats: 1 capsule sid
Dogs: 1 capsule/25 lb bid

Anti-inflammatory herbs.

Small Animal Antioxidant12

Cats: 1 capsule sid
Dogs: 2 capsules/25 lb sid

Antioxidants to reduce damage to joints.

 

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