Cosequin® Joint Health Supplements - Veterinary

Cosequin is the #1 veterinarian recommended retail joint health supplement brand. You and your veterinarian want the best for your pet and Cosequin is here to support that effort. Cosequin is formulated with researched trademarked ingredients and is the only joint health supplement brand shown to be safe, effective, and bioavailable in peer-reviewed, published, controlled, U.S. veterinary studies.

▼ Source: Among retail brands: Survey conducted in February 2014 of small animal veterinarians who recommended oral joint health supplements.
Cosequin Soft Chew for Cats

Cosequin® for Cats Soft Chew

  • #1 veterinarian recommended retail joint health supplement brand
  • Joint health support plus omega-3's
  • May also support bladder health

The trusted Cosequin brand is now available in a convenient and tasty soft chew for cats! Cosequin for Cats Soft Chews combine glucosamine hydrochloride and chondroitin sulfate for joint support with omega-3 fatty acids to help support skin and coat health and overall wellness. Cosequin for Cats Soft Chews may also support bladder health. Each bag contains 60 soft chews for cats of all sizes.

The recommended initial administration period is four to six weeks; however, some cats may respond sooner. The number of soft chews may then be reduced to the maintenance level.

Cat's Weight Initial 4-6 week administration period Maintenance level
10 lbs. and under 2 daily 1 daily
Over 10 lbs. 4 daily 2 daily

2 Soft Chews Contain:

Glucosamine Hydrochloride (Derived from shellfish) 125 mg
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate (Derived from bovine cartilage) 100 mg
Total Omega-3's 30 mg
EPA 15 mg
DHA 10 mg
Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, proprietary veterinary researched specifications.
▲Reported on a hydrous basis
Carton of Cosequin DS Chewable Tablets

Cosequin® DS Chewable Tablets

  • #1 Veterinarian recommended joint health supplement brand
  • Available in capsules and chewable tablets
  • Formulated to help keep healthy dogs active
  • Cosequin brand joint health supplement is shown to be safe, effective, and bioavailable in peer-reviewed, published, controlled U.S. veterinary studies

Available from your veterinarian


What are Cosequin® DS Chewable Tablets?

Cosequin DS Chewable Tablets come in a bottle of 132, 250, and 650 tablets. It contains FCHG49® Glucosamine Hydrochloride and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate. Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate are the researched trademarked ingredients in Cosequin. The combination of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate has been shown to protect joint health and help protect against cartilage breakdown. Use Cosequin to support your pet's mobility!

Cosequin DS Chewable Tablets

Recommendation as a Supplement for dogs:

The recommended initial period is four to six weeks; however, some dogs may respond sooner. The number of Cosequin DS chewable tablets may then be reduced to the maintenance level. The chewable tablets may be fed directly or crumbled and mixed with food.

Dog's Weight
Number of Tablets
Initial 4-6 Week Period
Maintenance Level
10-24 lbs
1 daily
(1/2 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)
(under 10 lbs. 1/2 daily)
1/2 daily
(tablets are scored)
25-49 lbs
2 daily
(1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)
1 daily
50-100 lbs
3 daily
(2 in the morning & 1 in the evening)
1-2 daily
Over 100 lbs
4 daily
(2 in the morning & 2 in the evening)
2 daily

Once consistent response has been seen, these maintenance levels may be reduced to every other day. The maintenance level can also be used long-term on healthy dogs to help support their joints.

Each Chewable Tablet Contains:
Manganese minimum 3 mg
Glucosamine†‡ minimum 500 mg*
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate minimum 400 mg*

* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, proprietary veterinary researched specifications.
Reported as Glucosamine hydrochloride.
From manganese ascorbate.
Reported on a hydrous basis.

Carton of Cosequin DS Capsules

Cosequin® DS Capsules

  • #1 Veterinarian recommended joint health supplement brand
  • Formulated to help keep healthy dogs active
  • Cosequin brand joint health supplement is shown to be safe, effective, and bioavailable in peer-reviewed, published, controlled U.S. veterinary studies

Available from your veterinarian


What are Cosequin® DS Capsules?

Cosequin DS Capsules contain FCHG49® Glucosamine Hydrochloride and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate and comes in a bottle of 132 or 250 capsules that can be sprinkled over your dog's food. Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate are the researched trademarked ingredients in Cosequin. The combination of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate has been shown to protect joint health and help protect against cartilage breakdown. Use Cosequin to support your pet's mobility!

Cosequin DS Capsules

Recommendation as a Supplement for dogs:

The recommended initial period is four to six weeks; however, some dogs may respond sooner. The number of Cosequin DS capsules may then be reduced to the maintenance level. The capsules can be pulled apart and the contents sprinkled on the pet's food. Wet or moist food is preferred to ensure that the pet gets the entire amount.

Dog's Weight
Number of Capsules
Initial 4-6 Week Period
Maintenance Level
10-24 lbs
1 daily
(1/2 in the morning & 1/2 in the evening)
(under 10 lbs. 1/2 daily)
1/2 daily
25-49 lbs
2 daily
(1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)
1 daily
50-100 lbs
3 daily
(2 in the morning & 1 in the evening)
1-2 daily
Over 100 lbs
4 daily
(2 in the morning & 2 in the evening)
2 daily

Once consistent response has been seen, these maintenance levels may be reduced to every other day. The maintenance level can also be used long-term on healthy dogs to help support their joints.

Each Capsule Contains:
Manganese minimum 2.5 mg
Glucosamine†‡ minimum 500 mg*
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate minimum 400 mg*

* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, proprietary veterinary researched specifications.
Reported as Glucosamine hydrochloride.
From manganese ascorbate.
Reported on a hydrous basis.

Carton of Cosequin Regular Strength

Cosequin® Regular Strength

  • #1 Veterinarian recommended joint health supplement brand
  • Formulated to help keep healthy dogs active

Available from your veterinarian


What is Cosequin® Regular Strength?

Cosequin® Regular Strength contains FCHG49® Glucosamine Hydrochloride and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate. Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate are the original researched ingredients in Cosequin. The combination of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate has been shown to protect joint health and help protect against cartilage breakdown. Cosequin® Regular Strength comes in a bottle of 132 capsules that can be sprinkled over your pet’s food. Use Cosequin to support your pet's mobility!

Cosequin Regular Strength

Recommendation as a supplement for Dogs and Cats.

WeightDaily Level
Under 10 lbs 1/2-1 capsule daily
10-24 lbs. 2 capsules daily
(1 in the morning & 1 in the evening)

Cosequin® DS (double strength) is recommended for larger dogs (over 25 lbs.). Cosequin is also available in flavored sprinkle capsules for cats.

The recommended initial period is four to six weeks. Your pet may respond sooner. At this time you can decrease the number of capsules to a level that maintains your pet's comfort. The capsules can be pulled apart and the contents sprinkled on the pet's food. Wet or moist food is preferred to ensure that the pet gets the entire amount.

Each Capsule Contains:
Manganese minimum 2 mg
Glucosamine minimum 250 mg*
Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate minimum 200 mg*

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog and Cat Food Nutrient Profiles.
Cosequin® contains FCHG49® Glucosamine and TRH122® Sodium Chondroitin Sulfate, proprietary veterinary researched specifications.
Reported as Glucosamine hydrochloride.
Reported on a hydrous basis.
From manganese ascorbate.

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946 Quality Drive, Lancaster, SC 29720 * Toll free: 888-886-6442 * Local: 803-289-6000