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Cosequin is a nutritional supplement to help dogs maintain healthy joints. As dogs age, it is common for their joints to become less flexible which impacts their mobility and quality of life. Cosequin is an exclusive formula to support and maintain the health of your dog’s joints. Each chewable tablet contains 500 mg Glucosamine HCl, 400 mg 95% Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate 5% Mixed Glycosaminoglycans, 33 mg Ascorbate and 5 mg Manganese.

Brand Name(s)
Cosequin DS Chewable Tablet (Nutramax)

Active Ingredient(s)
Glucosamine (500mg), Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate (400mg), Ascorbate (33mg), Manganese (5mg).

What is this product used for
Cosequin DS is a nutritional supplement to help dogs maintain healthy joints. Cosequin DS is an exclusive formula to support and maintain the health of the dog’s joints.

Cosequin DS Chewable Tablets is a non-prescription (OTC) product available as roast beef flavor tablets.

How this product should be used
The usual starting dose, for the first 6 weeks, for dogs under 10 lbs is 1/2 tablet once a day, for dogs 10 to 24 lbs give 1 tablet once a day, for dogs 25-49 lbs give 1 tablet twice a day (1 in the morning and 1 in the evening), for dogs 50 to 100 lbs give 3 tablets daily (2 in the morning and 1 tablet in the evening), and for dogs over 100 lbs give 4 tablets daily (2 in the morning and 2 in the evening). After 6 weeks, the dog may be placed on a maintenance dose.

What are the side effects
Side effects are rare but may include diarrhea.

What special precautions are there
This product is not intended to be used in place of other treatments in the presence of an infection or if surgery is needed.

In the event of overdose
Overdose is not likely but may result in diarrhea.

How should I store this product
Store the container in a cool, dry area out of direct sunlight. Keep the lid tightly closed. Keep out of the reach of children.

This information sheet is for educational purposes only and is intended to be a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise and professional judgment of your veterinarian. The information is NOT to be used for diagnosis or treatment of your pet. You should always consult your own veterinarian for specific advice concerning the treatment of your pet.

The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, allergic reactions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for your pet. It is not a substitute for a veterinary exam, and it does not replace the need for services provided by your veterinarian.

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