AbSucralfate Bulk Pack

US$89.00
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ABSUCRALFATE-BULK-PACK
Expiry Date: Feb 28, 2024

Is your horse irritable, losing condition or has a poor appetite? Could they be suffering from ulcers?

 

Product Description

AbSucralfate (sucralfate) is one of Abler’s most popular products for the symptomatic treatment of equine glandular gastric ulcer disease (EGGUD) and equine squamous gastric ulcer disease (ESGUD). Ulcers are a common issue amongst stabled horses, performance horses, horses stressed by a changed environment or horses being treated with anti-inflammatories. 

Sucralfate binds to gastrointestinal mucosa, and acts as a "band-aid" to the ulcer crater, offering relief from pain associated with ulcers.

Each dose of AbSucralfate is effective for 6-8 hours.

Each Bulk Pack contains:

  • Equivalence of 48 single sachets.
  • A measuring scoop (heaped) equivalent to one sachet.

Features    

  • Available in granule form.
  • Easy to measure and feed.
  • Granules available in bulk packs (equivalent of 48 sachets), for convenience.
  • Buy 2 for US$84.55 each and save 5%
  • Buy 3 for US$71.20 each and save 20%

Delivery is calculated at checkout

AbSucralfate Bulk Pack is available to buy in increments of 1

OVERVIEW

  • Each 252g bulk pack of film-coated granules is the equivalent of 48 7.2g sachets and contains sucralfate BP 5.0g.
  • Treatment dosage of 30mg/kg (13mg/lb) of horse's bodyweight.
  • Each bulk pack includes a measuring scoop.

TREATMENT & PREVENTION

Refer to AbSucralfate Product Fact Sheet for detailed information about calculating dosage rates for specific ulcers.

  • Top dress granules to a handful of dry or moist chaff
  • Add to corn syrup or molasses or a treat
  • Mix into a paste and smear onto apples or carrots
  • Mix with water and administer via oral syringe
  • Most effective when fed at least 30 minutes apart from other medication and supplement.
  • Try to feed when horses stomach is least likely to be at its fullest.
Safety and Storage

Warnings

  • Do not treat horses intended for human consumption.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Veterinary use only.

Interactions/Contraindications

Sucralfate can decrease the absorption of many drugs, including omeprazole (PPI's), and should not be given within a minimum of 30minutes from other oral medications.

Side Effects

As sucralfate is not absorbed systematically, adverse effects have not been reported. Constipation is a possible side effect – consult your vet if signs present.

Overdosage

Adverse effects due to an overdose are very unlikely.  

Toxicity

Sucralfate appears to be very well tolerated in horses.

Storage

  • Store in a cool dry atmosphere away from extreme heat.
  • Store or transport at 20º to 30ºC (68º to 86ºF).
Tip

For added effectiveness in the healing of equine ulcers, learn about the benefits of combining AbSucralfate with AbPrazole or AbPrazole Plus.

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