For Dogs and Cats
4CYTE™ 50g and 100g granules.
4CYTE™ for Dogs is a premium daily joint supplement used to aid and actively maintain joint health. The revolutionary property of 4CYTE™ for Dogs is Epiitalis, our exclusive plant seed oil.
4CYTE™ for Dogs is safe to take long-term. By providing targeted nutrition, can be used to:
- Help maintain suppleness so pets continue to jump, run and play.
- Provide nutritional support after a joint injury or surgery.
- Help maintain healthy joints at any stage of life.
- Support the body’s ability to meet performance and recuperation demands in athletic and working dogs.
- Target the joints directly, helping to maintain metabolic homeostasis and normal physiological function.
In high-risk large and giant breeds, 4CYTE™ for Dogs and Cats may also be used from 6 months of age to support joint health during their growth phase.
A 100g bag of 4CYTE™ for Dogs lasts around 120 days on a maintenance dose for a dog weighing between 11 and 20kgs.
New Zealand Green-Lipped Mussel
What are the ingredients of 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat and what do they do?
4CYTE™ Dog & Cat is a unique blend of Epiitalis®, New Zealand Green Lipped Mussel (Perna canaliculas), Abalone (Haliotis iris) and Marine cartilage. The blend of key compounds obtains maximum effectiveness. In vitro studies show the combination is more potent than each ingredient on its own. These active ingredients are of a human grade, blended to a specific ratio and manufactured to meet a strict pharmaceutical standard.
When can 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat be recommended?
4CYTE™ can be utilised as an advanced joint support supplement. • Athletic dogs, optimise mobility. • Older dogs
Is 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat “VET ONLY?
Yes 4CYTE™ is a Veterinary Only product. This product provides nutritional compounds and needs to be utilised in appropriate cases where genuine benefit can be achieved. It is important that Veterinarians who understand your pets medical history and its symptoms make the correct diagnosis and treatment recommendation.
Can 4CYTE™ be used in pregnant dogs?
No specific studies have been conducted during pregnancy, therefore it is not recommended. Although your veterinarian can make a final decision in this regard.
How much Glucosamine & Chondroitin does 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat contain?
4CYTE™ contains the full complement of the naturally forming glycosaminoglycan’s (including Glucosamine, Chondroitin, Keratin, Dermatan and Heparin) necessary for the health of the synovial fluid and cartilage matrix.
Where are the raw materials for 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat sourced?
All of our marine derived raw materials are by-products sourced from non-endangered species, harvested on a CITES certified under a strict quota basis and from harvested or certified aqua-farming operations. More specifically the marine cartilage utilised in 4CYTE™ is from the fish backbone, which is a by-product of fish harvested for human consumption and come predominantly from Australian and New Zealand waters under strict Governmental quota systems. The cartilage used is certified as not being from species listed in the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). We apply a very strict quality control process to our raw materials acquisition to ensure all ethical procedures and guidelines are applied and met. All product is premium “human grade” quality.
Bioavailability of 4CYTE™ Dog & Cat?
4CYTE™ has undergone significant in-vivo and in-vitro research which has demonstrated that the active ingredients are effective following digestion and ultrafiltration (“absorption”) and that the product does reach the joints following oral administration. In-vitro studies 4CYTE™ Canine were subjected to a simulated digestion model and ultrafiltration process, thus mimicking the effects of natural digestion and absorption. Objective measures were then applied measuring levels of degradative enzymes, Glycosaminoglycan’s, Nitric Oxide and Chondrocyte numbers.