Skipping days with ulcer supplement? will it cause a flare up?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health

Skipping days with ulcer supplement? will it cause a flare up?

This is a discussion on Skipping days with ulcer supplement? will it cause a flare up? within the Horse Health forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Aloe vera juice for horse ulc

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    08-05-2011, 03:10 PM
  #1
Started
Exclamation Skipping days with ulcer supplement? will it cause a flare up?

My TB is on ulc-r-aid for her ulcers and since being on it we haven't had any flare ups. The problem is my barn owner just called me and told me something got into the bucket and ate all that was left, they don't sell it in any stores near me so I have to order it, so it will be probably a week before I get it. I'm going to tractor supply to see if they have anything similar for the time being but I'm worried that her not being on it is going to cause a flare up. How likey do you think it is that she was have a flare up from missing a week of it?
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    08-17-2011, 12:43 AM
  #2
Started
The answer is yes I got her back on the ulc-r-aid on saturday night but today when I rode her she was acting like she normally does when her stomach is bothering her, pinning her ears when asked to trot, cow kicking, almost bit my foot once. I'm doubling the dose of the supplement(as directed on the package for times of flares or stress) and if that doesn't help I'll have to start her on ranitidine again. This is her first flare up since April
     
    08-17-2011, 01:01 AM
  #3
Yearling
Aloe vera juice.. you can get it at walmart to use in the mean time.. You might be able to switch to aloe vera juice all together depending on how well your horse does with it.
     
    08-18-2011, 01:00 AM
  #4
Started
Quote:
Originally Posted by starlinestables    
Aloe vera juice.. you can get it at walmart to use in the mean time.. You might be able to switch to aloe vera juice all together depending on how well your horse does with it.
I meant to look for it while I was there, darn! How much do you give and where in walmart would I find it? Thanks
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Skipping Trot? (Gaited owners too!) getupasb Horse Training 3 06-08-2011 05:43 PM
Ulcer/gut health supplement azhorseluvr1222 Horse Health 8 03-18-2011 11:53 AM
I think they might be skipping out on me. NicoleB Horse Training 5 11-18-2010 07:50 PM
Getting rid of hoof flare... Pidge Hoof Care 15 11-14-2009 11:27 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:37 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0