Adequan Equine I.M. 100mg/ml 50ml Vial is recommended for the intramuscular treatment of non-infectious degenerative and/or traumatic joint dysfunction and associated lameness of the carpal and hock joints in horses. Package contains one 50ml Vial.
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Adequan® i.m. (polysulfated glycosaminoglycan) is the only FDA-approved treatment proven to relieve symptoms of non-infectious degenerative osteoarthritis, to stimulate cartilage repair and reverse the joint disease process.
Who is Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial for?
Why use Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial?
-Injectable arthritis care for horses
-Good for post-surgery treatment
-Helps control non-infectious degenerative or traumatic arthritis
-Adequan Equine Proven to relieve the symptoms of osteoarthritis
How Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial work?
Adequan Canine increases the thickness of joint (synovial) fluid, reduces inflammation, helps produce healthy joint fluid and increases the production of cartilage.
There is no generic version of Adequan® i.m.
How is Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial sold?
Package contains one 50ml Vial.
What are the side effects of Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial?
No known side effects
What special precautions are there?
To achieve maximum benefit of blocking cartilage destruction and stimulating joint repair processes, make sure your horse receives the entire seven doses recommended by your veterinarian. Studies have not been conducted to establish safety in breeding horses. WARNING: Do not use in horses intended for human consumption. Not for use in humans. Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children. Caution: Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
What to do if overdose?
Contact your nearest emergency animal hospital
How can I store Adequan Equine 100mg/ml 50ml Vial?
Store at controlled room temperature 18°-25°C (64°-77°F). Discard unused portion.
To achieve maximum benefit of blocking cartilage destruction and stimulating joint repair processes, make sure your horse receives the entire seven doses recommended by your veterinarian.
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The recommended dose of Adequan® i.m. in horses is 500 mg every 4 days for 28 days intramuscularly. The injection site must be thoroughly cleansed prior to injection. Do not mix Adequan® i.m. with other drugs or solvents.
Each 5 milliliters of Adequan® i.m. contains 100 mg of Polysulfated Glycosaminoglycan and Water for Injection q.s. Sodium Hydroxide and/or Hydrochloric Acid added when necessary to adjust pH. Sodium Chloride may be added to adjust tonicity.
My vet and I are looking for information to see if this is the same product sold for dogs with a different label. I have several older large dogs and we're trying to find a way to make it more affordable for me to use Adequan for my dogs.
According to the manufacturer, Adequan Equine is to be administrated to horses. This information is accurate at the time that this reply was written. This medication requires a prescription from a veterinarian. Please consult with your veterinarian before administering. Use as directed..