Active Ingredients Per 3.5 gram chew:
L-Glutamine - 200 mg.
Glutamine plays a key role in maintaining mucosal cell integrity and gut barrier function. Glutamine also enhances the gut's immune function, in part by increasing the production of secretory immunoglobulin a (sIgA), an antibody that promotes immunity.
Vitamin C - 175 mg.
Vitamin C helps in the production of collagen, promotes the healing of wounds and fractures, and strengthens blood vessels. It also enhances T-cell production which helps to fight off viral and bacterial infections and some allergies. Vitamin C is especially beneficial to animals with any type of chronic disease, infection allergy or dermatitis and may reduce the risk of certain cancers, heart disease and cataracts.
Dimethylglycine (DMG) - 70 mg.
DMG is used to support proper immune response, cardiovascular and skin health.
N-Acetyl-L-Cysteine (NAC) - 70 mg.
NAC is a precursor to glutathione, an important antioxidant. Glutathione slows down the aging process, helps reduce the side effects of chemotherapy, detoxifies the liver and supports the cardiovascular system.
Ashwagandha Extract - 60 mg.
Also called 'Indian ginseng' Ashwagandha is one of the most important Ayurvedic tonic herbs, assisting with growth, health and vigor. Regular use can help to nourish the blood and increase hemoglobin levels. Recent studies have demonstrated that Ashwagandha has anti-tumor properties and can help to prevent or slow the development of cancers. It is an effective anti-inflammatory and has excellent calming properties. This herb is often recommended as a tonic to assist with recovery after illness.
Reishi Mushroom - 50 mg.
Reishi mushrooms work as an anti-inflammatory and antihistamine to relieve respiratory ailments and allergy symptoms. They have been found to enhance immune modulators, which are important for fighting viral and bacterial infections and they also inhibit the growth of cancer cells.
Maitake Mushroom - 50 mg.
Maitake mushrooms contain a high level of immune-supporting polysaccharides and other cellular growth-supporting compounds.
Cordyceps Mushroom - 50 mg.
Cordyceps mushrooms are known for their ability to support energy, circulation, respiratory health and healthy cholesterol levels already in the normal range.
Eleuthero Extract - 50 mg.
Eleuthero extract is an herb that supports the adrenal glands and reduces the effects of stress. Found in Siberian ginseng, this herb also boosts energy and strengthens the immune system.
d-Alpha Tocopheryl (Vitamin E) - 30 mg. (35 I.U.)
Vitamin E supplies oxygen to the blood, strengthens capillary walls and protects red blood cells. It brings nourishment to cells and helps to maintain healthy membrane tissue. Vitamin E is especially beneficial to aging animals and animals with heart disease, cancer and atopic dermatitis.
Thymus (Bovine) - 25 mg.
The thymus is responsible for many immune system functions , including the product of T lymphocytes which help to protect against bacteria, fungi, parasites, viruses, cancer, allergies, dermatitis and immune disorders.
Coenzyme Q-10 - 20 mg.
CoQ-10 is a nutrient present in every cell of the body. As animals get older, the body's ability to make CoQ-10 diminishes so it is especially important to supplement this nutrient in senior pets. Co-Q10 strengthens the immune system, supports and protects the cardiovascular system and helps keep gums healthy. Helps to fight gingivitis, stomatitis and other oral diseases.
Licorice - 20 mg.
Powerful anti-inflammatory, anti-viral and anti-allergenic and excellent tonic for the intestines, bladder, kidney and entire digestive tract.
Astragalus Extract (root) - 10 mg.
Astragalus root has been used for thousands of years in China to strengthen the immune system. More recently, it has been found to suppress tumor growth and restore immune function compromised by tumor growth in cancer patients.
Pyridoxal 5 Phosphate (Vitamin B6) - 7 mg.
Zinc (Picolinate) - 5 mg.
Zinc is needed for enzyme reactions; cell replication, protein and carbohydrate metabolism, skin function and wound healing.A deficiency of zinc can lead to increased susceptibility to infection.
Beta Carotene (Vitamin A) - 840 mcg (1400 I.U.)
Lycopene, the carotenoid that gives tomatoes their red color, is particularly effective at protecting cells and tissues from the damaging effects of oxidation. Lutein and zeaxanthin provide protection in the macular region of the eye. Mixed carotenoids may be beneficial to animals with cancer, cataracts, respiratory problems and allergies.
Vitamin A Palmitate - 770 mcg. (1400 I.U.)
Vitamin A plays an important role in bone growth, tooth development, and reproduction. The skin, eyes and mucous membranes of the mouth, nose, throat and lungs depend on Vitamin A to remain moist.
Folate (L-5-Methyltetrahydrofolic Acid, Glucosamine Salt) - 200 mcg.
Manganese (Bisglycinate) - 175 mcg.
Methylcobalamin (Vitamin B12) - 100 mcg.
Selenium (L-Selenomethionine) - 7 mcg.
Selenium protects cell membranes and slows down the aging and hardening of tissues due to oxidation. It is beneficial to animals suffering from cancer (and as a cancer preventative).
Inactive Ingredients: Arabic gum, buffered white distilled vinegar, chick pea flour, chicory root, citric acid, coconut oil, guar gum, natural hickory smoke flavor, rosemary extract, sunflower lecithin, sunflower oil, tapioca starch.
Each bottle contains 90 chews.