Medicinal mushroom blends are used by holistic and conventional veterinarians to help pets suffering from a variety of health conditions. Their immune supporting effects help with pets cancer, chronic pets infections, liver disorders, compromised immune systems, endocrine disorders, and kidney, respiratory, and cardiovascular problems.
Medicinal mushrooms are currently being researched and studied for their vast array of health benefits. NHV uses these mushrooms as a primary ingredient in supplements that support the immune system of pets.
The healing power of medicinal mushrooms has been known throughout Asia for thousands of years. The pharmacological potential of medicinal mushrooms is being extensively studied around the globe. Research is finding that specific medicinal mushrooms, like Turkey Tail mushrooms, may have the potential to help treat cancer, balance the immune system, and aid with digestive problems.
“The mounting evidence from various research groups across the globe, regarding anti-tumor application of mushroom extracts unarguably make it a fast-track research area worth mass attention.” – (Patel and Goyal, 2012)
The five well-researched mushrooms contained in our vet-formulated pet immune support supplement blend include:
Because this blend is in liquid form, it helps increase the bioavailability of the mushrooms, so your pet absorbs the medicine at a faster rate.
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Turkey Tail mushroom - has traditionally been used in Native American herbalism and in Chinese medicine to help improve immune function. It is a mushroom that has undergone a considerable resurgence in modern research for its health benefits. Studies have shown that it is beneficial for a wide variety of cancers, including mammary gland cancer and lymphoma. Researchers believe that Turkey Tail mushrooms contain properties that fight cancer while also helping to strengthen the immune system. It has antioxidant, anticarcinogenic, immune-modulating, anti-inflammatory, and cardioprotective properties.
Cordyceps mushroom - is rich in phytonutrients and contains polysaccharides, which help with antioxidant properties. Research has indicated that cordyceps have anti-tumor, immune stimulating and hypoglycemic activity. They are beneficial for diabetes as they help lower blood sugar. Cordyceps are also beneficial for heart health, liver and kidney health.
Reishi mushroom - has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese Medicine. Current research indicates that reishi mushrooms are helpful in supporting the immune and cardiovascular systems, as well as helping to increase oxygenation of the blood. Reishi is effective against sarcoma and tumor necrosis. Reishi is currently being used in Japan and China in conjunction with chemotherapy drugs.
Shiitake mushroom - has been used for thousands of years in herbalism, and is also a popular cooking ingredient. Research indicates that Shiitake has strong antibiotic and antibacterial properties against a broad spectrum of pathogens. In addition to its potential cancer-fighting properties, it is useful in supporting heart health as it lowers cholesterol and helps lessen plaque in the arteries.
Agaricus mushroom - is studied for their usefulness in preventing cancer cell production. Agaricus is considered an antimutagenic and an adaptogen, which helps combat stress and supports endocrine function. It is useful for pets with autoimmune conditions, digestive issues, and heart problems. Agaricus is being used in Japan as an adjunctive with chemotherapy treatments.
To be taken twice daily.Determine your pet’s weight and then use the easy chart below to determine the correct dose. You can safely double the recommended dosage.
Pet's Weight Dosage
0 - 15 lb 0.5 mL
16 - 30 lb 1.0 mL
31 - 45 lb 1.5 mL
46 - 60 lb 2.0 mL
61 - 75 lb 2.5 mL
Over 75 lb 3.0 mL
How to Administer
Shake well before use. The easiest method is to use the dropper provided and place the drops into your pet’s food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the pet’s mouth. Some pets can be finicky, if this occurs consider hiding the drops in foods most pet’s love such as fish, chicken, yogurt, or a favorite treat. If your pet only eats dry food then soak a few kibbles at feeding time.
For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and well-being of your pet and are safe for long-term use. Every pet responds to natural herbal supplements differently, therefore it is important to be consistent and administer the product daily. Supplements generally take two to four weeks to take effect, however this will vary from one animal to the next.
All NHV Natural Pet Products are pure herbal extracts and contain no artificial additives, preservatives or coloring. Shelf life after opening is 6 months and must be refrigerated after opening.