The fatty acids found in fish and flaxseed oils sport anti-inflammatory properties. If your dog is suffering from pruritus, or itchy skin, these omega-3 fatty acids can offer help from dryness and scratching. They also aid canines with degenerative joint disease. For dogs, fish oil makes more sense than flaxseed oils. While both are safe, canines convert fish oil to omega-3 fatty acids in their body much more efficiently than flaxseed oil. Give your dogs fatty acid supplements for at least one month before expecting results. Your vet can recommend specific brands and the correct dosage for your pet.
When and how much to take
NSAIDs should ideally be taken with some food, or at least with milk or yoghurt to avoid irritation of the gastric mucosa (. the inner lining of the stomach). It is important not to exceed the recommended dose to avoid possible serious side-effects. There is also no benefit in taking more than a certain dose, since these drugs have a ceiling effect. This means that above a certain dose, taking even more of this medication will not yield any extra beneficial effects, but will considerably increase the risk for side-effects.
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