Composure Bite-sized Chews for Dogs contain a combination of nutrients:
Thiamine (Vitamine B1). . . 134 mg Thiamine helps manage stress and reduce irritability. Thiamine (Vitamine B1) has been shown to affect the central nervous system to help calm and soothe anxious animals. A lack of Thiamine can cause mental confusion, muscular weakness and spasms, nervousness, and weight and appetite loss during periods of stress.
Colostrum Calming Complex . . . 22 mg Colostrum Calming Complex is isolated colostrum proteins which have a calming effect on animals. These bioactive proteins have been found to support cognitive functioning and support stress reduction. The Complex works synergistically with L-Theanine to promote relaxation and cognition in dogs.
L-Theanine. . . 21 mg L-Theanine has been extensively researched for its ability to reduce stress, anxiety and unwanted behavior. L-Theanine is an amino acid found in green tea that is a derivative of glutamic acid (a neurotransmitter in the brain.) It helps the body to produce other calming amino acids such as Dopamine, GABA and Tryptophan. Studies done on L-Theanine showed that dogs had reduced anxiety -related behavior without adverse effects or drowsiness. Inactive Ingredients: brewers yeast, canola oil, chicken liver flavor, citric acid, glycerin, mixed tocopherols, propionic acid, proprietary blend (maltodextrin, sodium alginate and calcium sulfate), rosemary extract, safflower oil, silicon dioxide, soy lecithin, vegetable oil.Composure does not cause addiction, drowsiness or impaired motor skills in pets.