Park Ridge, IL
DPA all natural joint formula for dogs was clinically developed to address the needs of large and small dogs suffering from joint pain, decreased flexibility and movement, as well as symptoms of arthritis, wearing of cartilage, increased synovial fluid production and inflammation.
This unique blend of key natural ingredients supports healthy joint function, reduces inflammation, relieves pain and renews your Dog’s vitality, allowing them to run, jump and climb more readily giving them active playtime again!
Type-II collagen [ Undenatured Derived exclusively from chicken sternum cartilage ] is the basis for articular cartilage and hyaline cartilage. It makes up 50% of all protein in cartilage and 85-90% of collagen of articular cartilage. Type II Collagen is a potent dietary ingredient that works with the immune system to promote healthy joints and increase joint mobility and flexibility. Supported by various clinical studies, Type II Collagen is recognized to improve joint mobility, flexibility and promotes healthy joints
Bromelain – Classified as an herb, bromelain is a sulfur-containing proteolytic digestive enzyme that is extracted from the stem and the fruit of the pineapple plant (Ananas comosus, family Bromeliaceae). Bromelain is believed to be as effective as some commonly used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) medications (such as ibuprofen and diclofenac) for reducing pain associated with osteoarthritis. Similarly, studies suggest that bromelain may also help reduce the pain associated with rheumatoid arthritis.
Research indicates that long-standing use of bromelain is helpful in the treatment for other connective tissue disorders including scleroderma, bursitis, and tendonitis. Bromelain is useful in the treatment of a wide range of conditions, but it is particularly effective in relieving inflammation associated with infection and physical injuries
Turmeric (Curcuma longa)- is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant. Recent findings from animal and laboratory studies support that a chemical found in turmeric provides anti-inflammatory and anticancer properties. It contains a mixture or powerful phytonutrients known as curcuminoids which posses anti-inflammatory properties seen to benefit joint and connective tissue health. A recent issue of Arthritis & Rheumatism, highlighted a published study showing the effectiveness of Curcumin in the reduction of joint inflammation, and recommended clinical trials for the treatment of arthritis.
Papain – Papain is a proteolytic (“protein digesting”) enzyme this is produced by extracting techniques from the unripe papaya (pawpaw). It’s natural and safe. Papain is used to relieve inflammation and to improve healing. Additionally, it is being studied for relief of cancer therapy side effects and rheumatoid arthritis.
Boswellia – Boswellia is an Ayurvedic plant that contains anti-inflammatory triterpenoids called boswellic acids. Boswellic acid and its derivatives have anti-inflammation. properties as it inhibits proinflammatory 5-lipoxygenase chemicals and blocks leukotriene synthesis.
Feverfew – Feverfew ( Tanacetum parthenium ), a member of the sunflower family, has been used for centuries in Europe as a remedy for headaches, arthritis, and inflammation. Recent laboratory studies have shown that feverfew can reduce inflammation and prevent blood vessel constriction.
Cayenne – Cayenne pepper (also called Capsicum frutescens) is a stimulating herb made from the dried pods of chili peppers and is used as both a medicinal and nutritional herb. It is a very high source of vitamins and is rich in organic calcium and potassium. Widely recognized today for improving circulation, stimulating blood flow and reliving chronic pain.
Dog Pain Away® contains a unique blend of native marine extracts found off the coast of New Zealand. Research indicates that this type of Green-Lipped Mussel contains compounds that help decrease swelling and inflammation. Green lipped mussel also contains a unique type of omega 3 oil called Eicosatetraenoic Acid (ETA).
Green Lipped Muscle is a type of shellfish and dogs that are allergic to such should avoid it.
These naturally occurring marine compounds have a powerful impact to enhance connective tissue,
tendons and ligaments.