Long term use of Fidos Glucosamine Tablets may help improve joint health and function.
Active constituent (per tablet): Glucosamine hydrochloride 500mg.
Not recommended for use in acute or infectious joint conditions. For a diagnosis to determine these conditions, or in the event of an adverse experience (eg. diarrhoea) or where response is unsatisfactory, consult your veterinarian.
Use with caution in pregnant or lactating animals as safe use in these groups has not been established. Use with caution in animals with bleeding, liver or kidney disorders.
Tablets may be fed whole, or powdered and sprinkled on food. A small amount of moist food is best to ensure the entire amount is eaten.
DOSE RATE (based on dog bodyweight):
(Initial treatment is for a period of 4-6 weeks)
Less than 5kg: initial dose 1/4 tablet per day; maintenance 1/4 tablet per day
5-10 kg: initial 1 tablet per day; maintenance 1/2 tablet per day
11-20 kg: initial 2 tablets per day; maintenance 1 tablet per day
21-30 kg: initial 3 tablets per day; maintenance 1& 1/2 tablets per day
31-40 kg: initial4 tablets per day; maintenance 2 tablets per day
41-50 kg: initial 5 tablets per day; maintenance 2 & 1/2 tablets per day
51-60 kg: initial 6 tablets per day; maintenance 3 tablets per day
Over 60 kg: initial 7 tablets per day; maintenance 3 tablets per day