Cortisonic drugs are anti-inflammatory, used in human and veterinary medicine to relieve the symptoms of several acute and chronic diseases. In cats and dogs cortisone is prescribed to manage inflammatory and autoimmune diseases: IBD, allergies, tumors, dermatitis, asthma, arthritis, etc. Natural alternatives to cortisone for cats and dogs Cortisone is a drug with an structure analogous to cortisol, a steroid hormone produced by the adrenal glands; it is a life-saving medicine in case of anaphylactic shock, without its prompt administration you risk death. CORTISONIC DRUGS Synthetic corticosteroids – They are different from each other in 1. More or less anti-inflammatory effect 2. Increased or shorter duration of action We list:…Details
Oregano oil’s properties are really interesting: it is considered a real natural medicine, not only because it allows to treat many diseases, but also because it represents a true well-being elixir.
Quercetin is a natural flavonoid that is found in many plants, fruits and in other foods; it contains bioflavonoids, antioxidants able to counter free radicals. Quercetin is mainly found in in Grapefruit seed extract (GSE), in Ginkgo Biloba and in Green Tea.
Green tea is considered a healthy drink since decades, it is useful for its antioxidant properties thanks to polyphenol epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) even for our cats and dogs
Coenzyme Q10 is a substance also known under the name ubiquinone; it possesses many advantages for both humans and pets. Coenzyme Q10 is essential for feline and canine body cells It is an indispensable antioxidant for animals affected by heart disease. Coenzyme Q10 Ubiquinol for cats dogs In older animals it should represent a constant integration in their nutrition because its production, decreases with aging in cats and dogs The role of coenzyme Q10 It provides energy to every cell of the body The cells of the tissues of mouth, mucous membranes and heart require high levels of CoQ10 Coenzyme Q10 contributes to the creation of enzymes for cells It…Details
Astaxanthin provides countless benefits not only to us, but it is also very useful for dogs and cats; a powerful natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory
Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids in cats and dogs. Fatty acids are defined “essential” because they can not be synthesized, therefore they must be assimilated through nutrition.They are fundamental for cell structure, necessary for the production of certain hormones, aid the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins, protect internal organs and fight inflammation.
Krill oil is obtained from a small shrimp; Krill are tiny crustaceans that form the largest existing marine biomass. They are known by their scientific name: Euphausia superba.
With the beginning of spring it is a must to plan a protection against fleas, This purely informative article wants to focus attention on Fipronil’s use and abuse and on the possible less harmful alternatives for our cat.