Equine America Glucosamine 12:10 Plus
Equine America Glucosamine 12:10 Plus provides these key ingredients to provide nutritional support for cartilage repair and to help maintain healthy joint fluid to lubricate and nourish the joint, maintaining the vital shock-absorbing properties in hard working joints. It will also help maintain a normal inflammatory response and joint comfort in high performance horses.
What are the benefits of Glucosamine 12 : 10 Plus?
Glucosamine is one of the key compounds in supporting joint health, and also has 3 important roles:
- To stimulate the production of proteoglycans and glycosaminoglycans (GAGs), which help produce the strong, elastic and also shock absorbing properties of the collagen matrix in the cartilage.
- To help reduce the degradation of cartilage.
- It has antioxidant properties and which as a result helps promote a normal inflammatory response.
MSM helps to promote a normal inflammatory response to therefore help reduce on-going damage. It also provides a bio-available source of sulphur to support and also help strengthen the bonds in the structural matrix of the cartilage.
Green Lipped Mussel is a natural source of chondroitin, a key compound in maintaining the structure, elasticity and also shock-absorbing properties of cartilage, partly through its water-retaining properties. Equine America use Green Lipped Mussel which is sourced from sustainable stocks in the Malborough Sound region of New Zealand.
Hyaluronic Acid is important in maintaining the viscosity and also elastic shock absorbing properties of joint fluid, and is increasing recognised as playing a vital role in joint health.
Manganese Glycinate is a very bioavailable source of manganese.
A complementary feed for horses and ponies, designed to support and most importantly maintain healthy joints, as part of a balanced diet.
Directions for feeding: For 500 kg horse: for initial 10 days, 30g per day. Thereafter, may be gradually reduced, typically to 15 g per day, to maintain the desired response.
Key Ingredients per 30g Serving
|Glucosamine HCl 12g
|Green Lipped Mussel 1000mg
|Hyaluronic acid (HA)50mg
|Manganese (from glycine chelate)50mg