• Joint Health Supplement for Dogs
• # 1 Veterinarian Recommended Brand
Guaranteed Analysis—Each Tablet Contains:
Glucosamine Hydrochloride† minimum 600 mg*
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate† minimum 300 mg**
Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) minimum 250 mg*
Manganese minimum 5 mg*
Ingredients: Glucosamine hydrochloride (derived from shellfish), sodium chondroitin sulfate (derived from bovine cartilage), methylsulfonylmethane (MSM), natural pork liver flavor, dextrose, dried brewers yeast, microcrystalline cellulose, manganese ascorbate, magnesium stearate, and natural and artificial flavors.
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 chewable tablets may then be reduced to the maintenance level.
Dog’s Weight / Initial 4–6 week Administration Period / Maintenance Level
Up to 15 lbs. -- 1/2 daily -- 1/2 every other day
16–30 lbs. -- 1 daily -- 1/2 daily
31–60 lbs. -- 2 daily -- 1 daily
Over 60 lbs. -- 3 daily -- 1-2 daily
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 healthy dogs to help support their joints.
Not recognized as an essential dietary nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
†Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, Nutramax Laboratories® proprietary veterinary researched specifications.
**Reported on a hydrous basis.
From manganese ascorbate.
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.
In order to ensure freshness, one non-toxic desiccant is included in this bottle.
Source: Survey conducted in November 2009 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements.
Cosequin®DS Plus MSM is a product of Nutramax Laboratories®.