Cosequin DS for Dogs
Cosequin DS is a nutritional supplement to help dogs maintain healthy joints.
As dogs age, it is common for their joints to become less flexible which impacts their mobility and quality of life. Cosequin is an exclusive formula to support and maintain the health of your dog's joints. Each chewable tablet contains 500 mg Glucosamine HCl, 400 mg 95% Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate 5% Mixed Glycosaminoglycans, 33 mg Ascorbate and 5 mg Manganese.Add this item to your cart:
* Specifically formulated for larger dogs 25 lbs. and over
* Provides overall joint health
* Encourages cartilage production
* Blocks enzymes that break down cartilage
* Chondroitin in low molecular weight form that it's easily absorbed
* High purity glucosamine and magnesium
* Safe for long-term use
Administration As A Supplement For Dogs:
The recommended initial administration period is four to six weeks however, some dogs may respond in a shorter period of time. The number of CosequinDS capsules may then be reduced to the maintenance level. The capsules can be pulled apart and the contents sprinkled on the pet's food. Wet or moist food is preferred to ensure that the pet gets the entire amount. Dog's Weight
NUMBER OF CAPSULES
Initial 4 to 6 Week Administration Period Maintenance Level
* under10 Lbs: 1/2 Daily
* 10-24 lbs: 1 Daily 1/2 In The Morning & 1/2 In The Evening
* 25-49 lbs: 2 daily 1 in the morning & 1 in the evening
* 50-100 lbs: 3 daily 2 in the morning & 1 in the evening
* Over 100 lbs: 4 daily 2 in the morning & 2 in the evening
***Once consistent improvement has been seen, these maintenance levels may be reduced to an every other day administration. The maintenance level can also be used long term on normal dogs to help keep their joints healthy.
* 10-24 lbs: 1/2 Daily
* 25-49 lbs: 1 Daily
* 50-100 lbs: 1-2 Daily
* Over 100 lbs: 2 Daily
-each Capsule Contains-
Glucosamine Hydrochloride* 99% 500 mg
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate* 95% Low Molecular Weight 400 mg **
Ascorbic Acid 33 mg
Manganese 5 mg
Glucosamine hydrochloride, sodium chondroitin sulfate, gelatin, manganese ascorbate, mixed glycosaminoglycans, water, magnesium stearate, sodium lauryl sulfate, FD&C blue #1, and FD&C yellow #5.
Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
*Cosequin contains FCHG49® Glucosamine Hydrochloride and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, Nutramax Laboratories® exclusive veterinary researched specifications.
** Reported on a hydrous basis.
Store in a cool, dry area out of direct sunlight. Keep lid tightly secured to ensure freshness. Keep bottle out of the reach of children. This bottle contains 1 non-toxic desiccant to help preserve freshness and ensure the shelf life of the product.
Source: Surveys conducted in October 2001 and March 2004 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements. U.S. Patent No. 5,587,363 The Nutraceutical Company NUTRAMAX® LABORATORIES, INC. Edgewood, Maryland 21040