Cosequin DS Capsules contain glucosamine hydrochloride and sodium chondroitin sulfate and have been scientifically formulated to help support the health of your dog’s joints. The ingredients in Cosequin work together to help support healthy cartilage. Cosequin joint health supplements are brought to you by Nutramax Laboratories Veterinary Sciences, the #1 veterinarian recommended supplement company. ?Source: Among retail brands. Survey conducted among small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements. *Source: Survey conducted among small animal veterinarians who recommended animal supplements.
Who is Cosequin DS Capsules for?
Why use Cosequin DS Capsules?
Cosequin DS Capsules are easy to use -Â simply sprinkle them on top of your pet`sÂ diet. They include glucosamine and chondroitin supplements, which help to increase mobility and encourage cartilage development.
How does Cosequin DS Capsules work?
This supplement includes chondroitin and glucosamine, which are naturally found in healthy cartilage. It also contains manganese, which aids in general joint mobility and health, as well as the formation of cartilage. This combination of ingredients aids in the maintenance of joint fluid levels and a healthy cartilage structure.
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What are the side effects of Cosequin DS Capsules?
The administration of Cosequin DS in animals is thought to be quite safe. However, adverse effects are possible. In less than 2% of dogs, moderate stomach discomfort may occur. A rise in thirst in certain dogs is a possibility. When dosage instructions are not strictly followed, adverse responses are more likely to occur. Persistent side effects are generally treated by transitioning from a loading dosage to a maintenance dose when guidelines are followed.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Cosequin DS Capsules?
Keep enclosed in a cool and dry environment. Keep lid closed tightly to ensure freshness. Do not put in direct sunlight.
Cosequin provides five distinct formulae, each tailored to your pet`s individual needs. Regular Strength Cosequin is developed to fulfill the needs of smaller dogs on a daily basis.
You can lower the maintenance dose to every other day after your pet shows consistent indications of improvement. Maintenance doses are acceptable to administer toÂ healthy dogs for long-term joint support. You may opt to pull the capsules apart and administer in your pet`s usual meal by simply sprinkling the capsule`s contents on top.Â Wet or moist food is preferable for ensuring that your pet gets the entire amount. The first administration time is recommended to be 4 to 6 weeks. Certain dogs, on the other hand, may react more swiftly. Reduce the daily number of capsules to maintenance levels at that time. Initial Dosing Recommendations (4 to 6 weeks): Dogs Under 10 Lbs: 1/2 Capsule Daily (PM) Dogs 10-24 Lbs: 1 Capsule Daily (1/2 AM and 1/2 PM) Dogs 25-49 Lbs: 2 Capsules Daily (1 AM and 1 PM) Dogs 50-100 Lbs: 3 Capsules Daily (2 AM and 1 PM) Dogs Over 100 Lbs: 4 Capsules Daily (2 AM and 2 PM) Maintenance Dosing Recommendations (After Initial Period): Dogs Under 10 Lbs: 1/4 Capsule Daily (PM) Dogs 10-24 Lbs: 1/2 Capsule Daily (PM) Dogs 25-49 Lbs: 1 Capsule Daily (1/2 AM and 1/2 PM) Dogs 50-100 Lbs: 1 to 2 Capsules Daily (1/2 to 1 AM and 1/2 to 1 PM) Dogs Over 100 Lbs: 2 Capsules Daily (1 AM and 1 PM)
Active Ingredients: Hydrochloride 500 mg Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate 400 mg Manganese 5 mg Other Ingredients: Glucosamine hydrochloride (derived from shellfish), Sodium chondroitin sulfate (derived from bovine cartilage), Gelatin, manganese ascorbate, mixed glycosaminoglycans, water, magnesium stearate, sodium lauryl sulfate, FD&C Blue #1, and FD&C yellow #5 Glucosamine