Nutri-Vet Pet-Ease™ soft chews contain a veterinary formulated blend of herbs and amino acids that helps keep dogs calm and relaxed. It helps maintain contentment during separation, travel, and tension caused by changes in a dog’s daily routine and may also curb destructive behavior and motion sickness.
Directions for Use: One (1) soft chew per 10-20lbs body weight 2-3 times per day. Not to exceed ten (10) soft chews per use. Continue as needed.
Active Ingredients per 2 Soft Chews: Bio-Calm Complex (propriety blend of Chamomile, Hops, Ginger, Tryptophan and Taurine) – 155 mg
Inactive ingredients: Ascorbic Acid (A Source of Vitamin C), Calcium Propionate, Caramel Colour, Chicken, Dried Brewers Yeast, Garlic, Gelatin, Glycerin, Lecithin, Mixed Tocopherols, Molasses, Natural Flavour, Natural Smoke Flavour, Oat Flour, Pea Fibre, Peas, Pearled Barley, Pearled Barley Flour, Phosphoric Acid, Poultry Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid), Rice, Rosemary Extract, Salt, Water, Zinc Propionate.
Chamomile's high content of the amino acid tryptophan provides a calming effect. It also contains high amounts of calcium and magnesium as well as iron, zinc, flavinoids and essential oils.
Hops act to counter nervousness and reduce stress and anxiety.
Ginger is well known for relieving indigestion and nausea and has been used with pets that become carsick when traveling.
Taurine is an amino acid that plays a major role in the brain as an "inhibitory" neurotransmitter. Taurine provides a similar anti-anxiety effect that helps to calm or stabilise an excited brain.
Tryptophan helps the body produce serotonin, a remarkable chemical that acts as a calming agent in the brain.
Best Use: In preparation for travel, thunderstorms or other stressful events. Great for anxiety in smaller dogs.