If your dog has been diagnosed with Cushing’s disease, the Cushing’s Kit 1 may be beneficial in supporting your canine's overall health and well-being. The combination of NHV Supraglan and NHV Milk Thistle are vet approved and formulated to work synergistically in supporting the pituitary and adrenal gland, liver, and kidney function.
Canine Cushing’s is caused by the overproduction of the hormone cortisol by the adrenal gland. Dogs with this disease have a suppressed immune system caused by the excessive production of cortisol in the body. Canines are likely to get bladder infections due to this.
Supraglan is a natural herbal supplement that will help balance the adrenal gland, improve the immune system and fight infections. It may also aid in reducing thirst, excessive urination, appetite, help overall skin condition, and support the kidneys
Milk Thistle helps support the liver and kidney function. Test results for dogs that have Cushing’s indicated elevated liver enzyme levels and enlargement of the liver. Combing these products will help you dog live a healthy life.
NHV Supraglan and NHV Milk Thistle are to be taken twice daily.
Therapeutic Dosage (based on your dogs weight)
0 - 24 lb - 0.5 ml
25 - 49 lb - 1.0 ml
50 - 74 lb - 1.5 ml
Over 75 lb - 2.0 ml
Certain breeds such as Beagles, Dachshunds, Boxers, Miniature Poodles, Boston Terriers etc. have a higher risk of dog Cushing’s Disease. NHV Cushings Kit can be used as preventative supplements.
1 drop for every 2 lb of body weight twice a day.
This is the minimum dosage. Some dogs may require a larger dosage due to their metabolism. You can safely double the recommended dosage.
How to Administer
Refrigerate after opening.
Shake well. The easiest method is to use the dropper provided and place Supraglan and Milk Thistle drops into your dogs food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the dogs mouth.
For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and well-being of your canine and are safe for long-term use. Every pet dog responds to natural herbal supplements differently, therefore it is important to be consistent and administer the product daily. Supplements generally take two to four weeks to take effect, however this will vary from one animal to the next.
All NHV Natural Pet Products are pure herbal extracts and contain no artificial additives, preservatives or coloring. Shelf life after opening is 6 months and must be refrigerated after opening.
Cautions and Contraindications
Do not use Supraglan in pregnant or nursing animals, or animals that suffer from a cardiovascular condition. Supraglan contains Licorice, which may have a contraindication with digoxin based heart medication and corticosteroids. Speak to your vet before using our products. A second visit is recommended if your dogs condition does not improve, or deteriorates after continued use of the supplements.
All information provided by NHV Natural Pet Products is for educational purposes only.
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Astragalus – Helps support the endocrine system, strengthens the immune system and acts as an anti-inflammatory. It has been found useful in helping the body recover from the effect of steroids, which affects the adrenal gland. Has both antibacterial and antiviral properties
Bistorte – A soothing anti-inflammatory that has a tonic effect on the liver and kidneys. In herbal medicine it has been used to aid in urinary tract infections.
Eleuthero – A root that supports the adrenal gland function and helps boost a sluggish metabolism, helps improve energy and studies have show that it improves the immune system.
Wild Yam – A herb that acts as a liver tonic, helps normalize hormone production and kidney support. Helps with restlessness and nervousness.
Licorice – A herb that prevents the breakdown of the adrenal hormones. Improves digestion, helps boost immunity levels and supports liver function.
Dandelion – A highly nutritious food that stimulates liver secretions, kidney function and improves digestion. High in natural vitamins and minerals.
Milk Thistle – In herbal medicine this herb has been used for centuries to support, regenerate and remove toxins from the liver. Milk Thistle contains silymarin a compound that protects the liver and stimulates production of new cells. It has powerful antioxidant properties, which helps strengthen the livers resistance to toxic compounds.
In dogs it’s been beneficial for kidney damage, as it has been shown to decrease the amount of time to heal while helping eliminate toxins.