Equine gastric ulcer syndrome (EGUS) affects more than 80% of Thoroughbred racehorses and 30-50% of all foals and weanlings. he incidence is similarly high in performance horses. The only effective treatment for eliminating ulcers is Omeprazole.
Facts about Equine Digestive System
A horse’s natural state is:
- Low energy
- stress free
- free range grazing on pasture, allowing the digestive system to stay in balance.However, this natural state of a horse’s digestive system is easily upset. Factors that can contribute include:
- Rapid dietary changes – either changing from pasture to concentrated feed.
- Stress related activities such as transport, rigorous training and injury
- Antibiotic treatment
Help Restore the GUT
A probiotic helps restore natural intestinal flora, leading to more rapid recovery and better nutrient absorption. AbActive is a pharmaceutical grade probiotic.
Compostion of AbPrazole Plus™
To get the benefits of Omeprazole and a Probiotic as enteric coated granules for treatment and prevention of equine gastric ulcer syndrome (EGUS). Abler has created AbPrazole Plus in a 2 in 1 combination.