Phytonics Magnesium Citrate for horses during tension and exercise, when an extra supplement of magnesium is desirable. Magnesium usually is sufficient in the roughage and concentrates, but when the horse's needs have increased due to stress, labor, and sweating, an addition may be necessary. Magnesium is used by the muscles during stress but also supports hoof circulation and glucose metabolism. Phytonics Magnesium Citrate is a supplementary animal feed with Magnesium in the citrate compound; this is one of the most absorbable forms for horses.
Unless a doctor or therapist prescribes otherwise, twice a day:
Horse 1 scoop
Pony 0.75 scoop
One measuring scoop for horse and pony contains approximately 5 grams
If it is difficult to administer this product several times a day, once a day or once every two days is sufficient. Then give the maximum dose of one day. Even then, this product can be used effectively, but a reaction may take a little longer.
In the event of improvement, it is possible to switch to a maintenance dose. This is usually half the dosage indicated on the package. When dosing this product, look carefully at the reaction of the animal. In the beginning, may require a higher dose; a double amount can be given safely. When improving, gradually reduce the dose to the lowest possible amount.
Some animals may experience short-term aggravation or other violent reactions at the start of treatment.
If a severe increase, halve the dose or stop it temporarily and then slowly build up again.
Applay over the food. Moisten (with dry food) the food/powder so that it is not blown out of the food bowl.
Duration of treatment
In an acute situation, the duration of the treatment is relatively short; this can vary from a few days to 3 weeks. In case of improvement, continue to administer this product for a few more days. With long-term discomfort, the effect is usually visible after 1 to 3 weeks.
This product can be given permanently. It is advisable to insert a stop week after every 6 to 8 weeks. In this way, the 'stimulus' can be offered again after the stop week. Resume treatment immediately if there is a reason to do so.
During pregnancy and lactation, always apply in consultation with the attending veterinarian.
To date, there are no known side effects of this product or reported.
Avoid direct sunlight and store this product dry and at a temperature between 5-20 ° C. Keep out of reach of children.