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Can I split the quellin® chews?

The drug is evenly distributed in the soft chew matrix and they are scored, which facilitates splitting whole chews to give the dose prescribed by your veterinarian.

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Can I use quellin® with other medications?

quellin® should not be used with certain other medications. Talk to your veterinarian about all the medicines that you are giving or plan to give to your dog, including non-prescription drugs.

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Is the dosing the same as with other carprofen products?

Yes, quellin® (carprofen) soft chews and Rimadyl® both contain the same active ingredient in the same amounts for a given strength. In other words, a 75 mg quellin® chew may be substituted for any FDA-approved, 75 mg carprofen tablet.

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Rimadyl is a registered trademark of Zoetis Services LLC or a related company or a licensor.

How quickly should I see results with my dog?

In most dogs, improvement can be seen in a matter of days.

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My dog has a food allergy. What is the protein source used in quellin®?

The quellin® soft chew is a proprietary formulation that contains no animal protein. Note that the formula does contain soy and should not be given to dogs known or suspected to have an allergy to soy or soy protein.

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What is the National Animal Supplement Council (NASC)?

Endurosyn® carries the National Supplement Council (NASC) Quality Seal. The NASC is a highly regarded industry group that sets high standards for pet supplements, and only companies that meet their rigorous requirements and review process are able to display the Quality Seal. Look for the quality Seal on all Bayer supplement products.

What is the National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) Quality Seal found on Alenza® Aging Support and all Bayer supplements?

Alenza® Aging Support carries the National Supplement Council (NASC) Quality Seal. The NASC is a highly regarded industry group that sets high standards for pet supplements, and only companies that meet their rigorous requirements and review process are able to display the Quality Seal. Look for the Quality Seal on all Bayer products.

 

Is Alenza® grain free?

Yes.

Alenza® is not intended for patients with known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients in the product.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

What is the protein source for the product (flavor)?

Chicken liver and pork.

Alenza® is not intended for patients with known hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients in the product.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

Will my dog eat Alenza® Aging Support?

Alenza® has been formulated with chicken liver and bacon flavor and tested for palatability to help ensure compliance and acceptance.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

When should Alenza® Aging Support be given?

Alenza® can be given during or after meal time.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

How many Alenza® Aging Support should I give to my dog each day?

Directions for use: Can be given during or after meal time.

Weight and Daily Amount

  • Under 15 pounds: ½ chew every other day
  • 16-30 pounds: ½ chew daily
  • 31-60 pounds: 1 chew daily
  • 61-100 pounds: 2 chews daily
  • 101-125 pounds: 3 chews daily
  • Over 126 pounds: 4 chews daily
How should Alenza® Aging Support be stored?

Store at room temperature in a location your dog can’t access.

Alenza® is provided in a resealable pouch and should be kept sealed in the pouch and stored at room temperature when not in use. It does not require refrigeration or any other special storage.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

Can I give my dog more than the recommended amount?

No. Please follow the maintenance recommendations as listed.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

Can I use Alenza® Aging Support for my cat?

No. Alenza® is labeled for use in dogs only.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

What can I expect after giving Alenza® Aging Support to my dog?

It varies depending on the severity of discomfort, individual differences and the type of discomfort. It is possible clients may notice some benefit within 2-4 weeks.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

Will Alenza® Aging Support interfere with other medications my dog may be taking?

Although there are no known contraindications for Alenza®, always tell your veterinarian about all the medications and supplements that you give your dog.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only. An examination from a veterinarian is recommended prior to using this product.

How can I use Alenza® Aging Support?

Alenza® can be used as a standalone product or in coordination with other supplement support products such as Free Form™ and/or Synovi G4® from Bayer.

Alenza® can be used for ongoing, long-term use in dogs to support a healthy inflammatory response and comfort but should not be used in the place of prescription drugs to manage pain. Please consult your veterinarian for further treatment recommendations.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

Does Alenza® Aging Support contain naturally derived ingredients?

Alenza® contains naturally derived ingredients, such as bioflavonoids, antioxidants and Boswellia serrata.

How does Alenza® Aging Support promote a healthy inflammatory response?

Alenza® contains Vexadol®, a proprietary blend of two naturally occurring bioflavonoids (baicalin and catechin). Shown in vitro to scavenge damaging free radicals, promote cellular health and support a healthy inflammatory response.1 May help discomfort associated with normal daily activity.

Alenza® also contains Boswellia serrata. This ingredient may help with discomfort and occasional joint stiffness due to daily activity 2 and has been shown in vitro to support a balanced inflammatory response 3 and promote joint health. 4

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.

1Burnett BP, Bitto A, Altavilla D, et al. (2011). Mediators of Inflam. 1-11.

2Reichling J, Schmökel H, Fitzi J, et al. (2004). Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd. 146:71-79.

3Safayhi H, Mack T, Sabieraj J, et al. (1992). J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 261(3):1143-1146.

4Reddy GK, Chandrakasan G, Dhar SC. (1989). Biochem Pharmacol. 38(20):3527-3534.

How does Alenza® Aging Support provide more than just joint support?

Alenza® supports multiple systems throughout the body, including a healthy inflammatory response in dogs for whole body comfort. Plus, a healthy inflammatory response and antioxidant support can help reduce tissue damage from oxidative stress.

Oxidative stress happens daily within the body through normal wear and tear. However, many other factors, including age and lifestyle, can lead to increased production of free radicals causing tissue damage and loss of tissue function.

Alenza® helps remove damaging free radicals and helps to decrease oxidative damage.

Warnings: For animal use only. Keep out of reach of children and animals. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately. For use in dogs only.