Ashwagandha has been used as a health promoting agent most notably in India, the Mediterranean, and Africa for over 4000 years. Many people are already familiar with its claim as an anxiolytic but recently it is also becoming a familiar addition to the horse world. Ashwagandha may ease anxiety and restlessness while promoting cardiovascular health.
Boswellia also known as Indian Frankincence is a natural resin collected from the Boswellia Serrata tree located in India. Boswellia is often used in Ayurvedic medicine to maintain joint elasticity and all around mobility through support of ligament, tendon, and joint health.
Menthol is an organic compound derived from the oils of Mentha, a genus of plants in the mint family known for it's cooling sensation. Menthol is also used to open up the lower airways providing respiratory support.
Valarian powder is derived from the root of the plant and has been used since ancient Greek times to ease restlessness and anxiety.
Tryptophan is an essential amino acid that a horse must obtain from its diet since the horse is unable to produce it otherwise. It is a biological precursor to serotonin which is a neurotransmitter responsible for mental and emotional well-being. Studies suggest tryptophan may also help manage stress and decrease aggression.
Taurine is an amino acid used for a variety of health benefits and commonly seen in energy drinks. It is thought to improve concentration especially in high stress environments, manage anxiety, and alleviate muscle soreness.
Inositol (Vitamin B8) is an organic compound that can be found in the body tissues of all animals. Inositol works to help maintain serotonin levels, support nerve transmission and is necessary for the health of cell membranes.
Redmond Rock is a naturally occurring sea salt mined in Utah. It is rich in essential electrolytes and over 60 trace minerals that encourage hydration before performance. In addition we have added a generous amount of magnesium important for over 300 chemical reactions in the body, including muscle and nerve function. Magnesium is believed to work as a calming agent in two different ways. First it is thought to increase the body's sensitivity to serotonin and secondly it attaches to the GABA receptor to help regulate muscle and brain activity.
Finally, we have incorporated 200 mg's of Broad Spectrum CBD in an oat base perfectly balanced to make a quick and tasty single serving that horses enjoy. CBD may calm inflammation and help manage stress and anxiety.
Consult with your veterenarian if you have concerns. Keep out of reach of children and small animals. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
1 bag = 1 serving