UlcerGard is a non - prescription medicine used to avoid the manifestation of gastric ulcer syndrome in horses. It uses omeprazole to repress the onset of a highly acidic stomach— a condition that can result in ulcers.
What is UlcerGard?
UlcerGard non-prescription preventive for Equine Gastric Ulcer Syndrome. Effectively prevents the onset of ulcers in horses.
Who is UlcerGard for?
For use in horses.
Why use UlcerGard?
This product provides an effective mode of inhibiting the formation of stomach ulcers during anxiety inducing activities such as competitions, training, travel, trailer transport, or interruptions of usual schedule.
How does UlcerGard work?
This product works by lowering acid levels in the stomach. This impedes the development of stomach ulcers.
How is UlcerGard sold?
Adjustable-dose oral syringes containing 2.28 Gm of omeprazole per syringe.
What are the side effects of UlcerGard?
There are no known side effects.
What special precautions are there?
This product may be administered to horses weighing 600 lbs or more. It is unknown whether this product is safe for pregnant horses.
What to do if overdose?
Contact your closest emergency pet hospital.
How can I store UlcerGard?
Store in a dry and cool environment. Do not exceed 30°C (86°F). Brief exposure to temperatures up to 40°C (104°F) are allowed.
Stomach ulcers may result in decreased appetite and unwanted behavior, which can directly influence the way in which a horse lives, performs, and trains. This product helps to avoid these issues outright by working to inhibit the development of stomach ulcers.