Synequin Equine is a nutritional supplement used in horses and ponies to support healthy joints. Containing glucosamine, chondroitin sulphate and various antioxidants, Synequin is designed to maintain healthy cartilage and support your horse’s joint functions. Synequin is made by VetPlus who also manufacture Synoquin – the highly regarded and widely acclaimed joint health supplement for dogs and cats.
Synequin Equine; Many competition and leisure horses suffer from joint discomfort ranging from minor strains to progressive disorders such as osteoarthritis, OCD and navicular syndrome.
Traditionally symptoms of pain and lameness have been reduced using NSAIDs and supplementation with Synequin Equine can help in the repair and protection of the joint structure from further damage without the risks associated with NSAIDs.
Dosage Synequin Equine:
|Weight||Initial Loading Period||Transition Period||Maintenance|
|Average Horses and Ponies||2 sachets a day||1 sachet a day||1 sachet every other day|
|2 scoops a day||1 scoop a day||1 scoop every other day|
|Horses over 500kg||3 sachets a day||1.5 sachets a day||1 sachet a day|
|3 scoops a day||1.5 scoops a day||1 scoop every other day|
Each 10g of powder (one scoop or one sachet) contains:
- Glucosamine HCl 99% – 5000mg
- Chondroitin Sulphate 95% – 2000mg
- N-Acetyl D-Glucosamine 99% – 500mg
- Ascorbic Acid (as L-ascorbic acid) – 570mg
- Zinc Sulphate monohydrate – 360mg
Feeding instructions for Synequin Equine
Please follow the feeding instructions carefully and do not lower suggested levels unless advised by your veterinary surgeon. To obtain optimum results, it is important to complete the intial feeding programme in full.
As all horses are different and their conditions vary widely it is important to monitor their movement and comfort level daily to determine optimum feeding levels. Experience has shown that, in general, intake of Synequin Equine can be reduced gradually to one scoop every other day. However, your veterinary surgeon will advise you based on the breed, age, weight and condition of your horse.
D-Glucosamine HCI, N-Acetyl, D-Glucosamine, Chrondroitin Sulphate, Dextrose Monohydrate.
Vitamin C (E300 Ascorbic acid) 50000mg/kg, Zinc (Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate) 12250mg/kg.