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For the treatment of gastric/stomach ulcers in horses and foals 4 weeks of age and older.
Gastrogard should initially be given at the treatment dosage for 28 days; during this period, one syringe of Gastrogard provides a daily dose for a 570kg horse. Then, Gastrogard should be given for another 28 days at a maintenance dosage to prevent the recurrence of ulcers. One syringe will provide 4 days of treatment for a 570kg horse.
Not for use in humans. Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children. In case of ingestion by human, contact a physician. Not for horses intended for human consumption.
Information for Horse Owners
GASTROGARD is intended for use in horses diagnosed with stomach ulcers. GASTROGARD administered at the recommended dosage for 28 days healed or reduced severity of gastric ulcers in 99% of treated horses. In field trials involving 139 horses, including foals as young as one month of age, no adverse reactions attributable to the active ingredient. May be used in breeding stallions. Safety in breeding mares has not been conducted. The safety of GASTROGARD has not been determined in pregnant or lactating mares. Gastric ulcers may recur in horses if therapy to prevent recurrence is not administered after the initial treatment is completed.
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