Brand Name: Canosan Tablet
Manufactured by: Boehringer-Ingelheim (Merial)
Doses form: Tablet
Box of 30 tablets – 3 strips of 10 tablets
Ingredients & Composition:
Each Canosan Tablet of 2 gm contains
Gonex – a green lipped mussel (Perna canaliculus) extract / dried– 280 mg
Lupin protein meal – 14%
Crude protein 18.2%
Crude ash 10.2 %
Crude oil and fats 2.8%
Crude fiber 8.3 %
Description / Action:
Canosan tablets have green lipped mussel and S. cerevisae as active ingredient. Canosan tablet is a natural supplement for prophylaxis and supportive therapy of the joint. It is a nutritional supplement which helps to maintain healthy joint function and smoothen stiff joints in dogs. It helps in the management of joint related issue like hip dysplasia, arthritis etc. It does not contain chondroitin or glucosamine.
Class: Joint supplement
Indication / Uses:
Canosan tablets have following benefits
Anti-inflammatory & anti-thrombotic
Regulation, stabilisation & regeneration of joints
Reducing NSAID dosage
Dosage and administration:
Canosan tablet dosage
Puppies and small dogs up to 10 kg body weight 1/2 tablet
Medium dogs 11-20 kg 1 tablet
Large dogs 20-30 kg 1 ½ tablets
Very large dogs more than 30 kg 2 tablets
30-40 kg 2 tablets
40-50 kg 2 ½ tablets
More than 50 kg 3 tablets
For daily oral administration only.
Canosan tablets can be given as a treat or directly to the pet or with the food.
Recommended in cats. Consult your veterinarian for dosage.
Dosages are for daily administration. Can be divided in two equal dosage for easy administration.
Overdoses / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
It is not suitable for all the animals. Always consult your veterinarian before starting supplementation or any medication.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Store in a cool and dry place below 30 degrees Celsius.
Safety: Age / Pregnancy/ Withdrawal:
Age related safety; use in lactating and pregnant bitches has not been stated by the manufacturer.
Always follow the recommendations and do not exceed recommended dose. It has no withdrawal side effects but pet may show signs of lameness post withdrawal.
Habit forming: No
Substitute: Glycoflex Plus Tablets, Lubrihans Tablets, Chondroactive Pro Tablets, Chondroactive Ultra Tablets, Stride Plus Syrup, Bonerise HD3 Tablets, Synopet Powder, Pet Joint Tablets, Canosan Tablets, Joint Must Tablets, Synoqin EFA, Cosequin, Beaphar HD tablets, Paws Up Tablets