There are different allergies that a pet may have, including environmental or food related allergies. Alge-Ex is suitable for environmental allergies. Along with Alge-Ex, it may be beneficial to recommend:
- Echo Gold (if the pet is showing signs of ear infection due to allergies)
- Ouch Away Spray to help soothe skin. Ouch Away spray also helps with fur growth.
- Resp-Aid to help support breathing
The Alge Ex contains herbs that work synergistically together to help balance the immune system and may help control histamine response. NHV Alge-Ex is beneficial for the following:
- Environmental Allergies
- Hay Fever
- Allergic Asthma (along with Resp-Aid)
- Allergic Bronchitis (along with Resp-Aid)
General Information Regarding Allergies
Allergic reaction are the result of a pet's immune system over-reacting to an allergen it mistakenly interprets as a threat. It is the histamine-based response that is causing the symptoms. Pets, just like people can be allergic to a variety of things, including household cleaners, scents, perfumes, as well as flea bites, pollen, mold and mildew.
More information can be found here:
Never attempt to diagnose a pet. A vet will be able to perform the required test and make the necessary suggestion.
- item number
- 0.70 LBS
- 3.4 fl. oz (100ml)
- life stages
- adult, senior, puppy
All NHV supplements are vet-formulated, vet-approved. All our products are human grade and are made with 100% natural ingredients, made with the finest, organically grown or ethically harvested herbs.
Eyebright- a herb that has a long history of use; for its anti-inflammatory, antibacterial antifungal, anticatarrhal and antiviral activities. Due to the anti-inflammatory properties eyebright is used for upper respiratory tract infections, hay fever, sinusitis, and catarrh (inflammation of the mucous membranes). As an astringent, it is used for dry congestion. It is considered to be useful for seasonal allergies and other nasal irritations it also relieves itchy eyes.
Ginger- a pungent and aromatic root used as a spice to enhance flavor in food. The part used is the rhizome which has been used for thousands of years for nausea and gastrointestinal relief. Research has shown that ginger has excellent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Feverfew- a herb originally native to Eastern Europe has been used to reduce migraines. Studies have show that Feverfew inhibits the release of histamine and serotonin. It is considered to be very safe for cats and is used as an alternative to aspirin, which can be toxic to cats.
European Golden Rod- a herb with anti-inflammatory, anticatarrhal, antioxidant properties.
Echinacea- In human and animal experiments, Echinacea preparations have been shown to have immunostimulant effects. Its antimicrobial properties helps the body fight infections, it removes invading bacteria. Echinacea’s also supports the lymph system, which in turn expels waste from the tissues.
Pet's Weight Dosage
To be taken twice daily. All NHV supplements are designed to be used together, and can, therefore, be given at once for convenience.
Select your pet's weight to determine the correct dose.
To be taken twice daily. Determine your pet’s weight and then use the easy chart below to determine the correct dose. This is the minimum dosage.
Pet's Weight Dosage
0 - 15 lb = 0.5 ml
16 - 30 lb = 1.0 ml
31 - 45 lb = 1.5 ml
46 - 60 lb = 2.0 ml
61 - 75 lb = 2.5 ml
Over 75 lb = 3.0 ml
How to Administer: Shake well before use. The easiest method is to use the dropper provided and place the drops into your pet’s food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the pet’s mouth. Some pets can be finicky, if this occurs consider hiding the drops in foods most pet’s love such as fish, chicken, yogurt, or a favorite treat. If your pet only eats dry food then soak a few kibbles at feeding time.
For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and well-being of your pet and are safe for long-term use. Every pet 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 Alge-Ex in pregnant or nursing animals.
Speak to your vet before using our products. A second visit is recommended if your pet’s 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.