Respiratory Conditions

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Respiratory Conditions

Symptoms:

  • Cough
  • Congestion
  • Cold/flu symptoms
  • Nasal discharge
  • Breathing problems
  • Shortness of breath
  • Wheezing
  • Fevers
  • Fatigue

Causes:

  • Upper respiratory infections – bacterial or viral
  • Inhalant Allergies – dust, pollens, molds, feathers
  • Feed or hay allergies
  • Anemia – Refer to Anemia Page
  • Poor immunity – Refer to Immunity Page

Treatment

Diet & Nutrition:

  • Identify all food allergies and intolerances and eliminate from diet.
  • Eliminate all grains and commercial feed products
  • Ensure that there is no hay allergy present

Recommended Remedies – dosage as per labels:

  • Allerg-Ease – Neutralizes inhalant allergies – dust, pollens, molds; improves  immunity; combine with Bronc-Aid
  • Bronc-Aid– Tones, soothes and heals lungs and bronchials; helps to dispel mucus, congestion and inflammation
  • Flu-Ease – Coughs, colds, flus, congestion, fevers (combines well with Infection Drops for colds, flus and strangles)
  • Infection Drops – Homeopathic Remedy for fevers, infections
  • Iron-Up – Treats anemia, builds resistance, improves immunity,        lung circulation
  • Vitamin C – Immunity, infections, anti-viral

Special Notes:

  • a) Undiagnosed Anemia (low iron) is a frequent cause of respiratory ailments
  • b) Most horses with heaves and COPD are allergic to inhalant particles and/or feeds
  • c) The most common inhalant allergy is molds