Joint Ill is more commonly referred to as infective arthritis and is an infection of the joint that occurs most commonly in foals, particularly those that fail to receive colostrum. The infection itself originates in the blood.
The disease is characterized by severe lameness with heat, swelling and pain. Joint Ill needs to be treated speedily to minimise further damage to the joint.
20mls twice a day in feed for 2 weeks, then reduce to 10mls twice a day thereafter. Can be diluted and given directly over the tongue with a feed syringe.
For Animal Oral Use Only
McDowell's staff Herbalists can not diagnose you or your companions disease or illness. What they can do is offer a herbal program to assist with healing, after you have had advice from your doctor or specialist. If you have unexplained pain or symptoms, seek medical advice.