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Slippery Elm Bark Powder for Horses

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Slippery Elm Bark Powder for Horses

What are the benefits of Slippery Elm Bark powder for Horses?


Slippery Elm Bark Powder soothes inflamed mucous membranes of the bowel, stomach, and urinary tract.

Slippery Elm Bark Powder is good for the management of diahorea, gastric ulcers, and for the treatment of colds, flu and sore throats.

Slippery Elm Bark Powder is also beneficial for Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulosis, diverticulitis and gastritis

Slippery Elm Bark Powder contains:

  • Calcium 
  • Iron
  • Magnesium
  • Manganese
  • Phosphorous
  • Potassium
  • Selenium
  • Zinc
  • Vitamins B1, B2, B3 and C

Note that Slippery Elm Bark Powder is also known as Moose Elm and Red Elm

It is reported that you can feed a tablespoon of Slippery Em Bark powder to a horse each day.  However, you should avoid administering it to a horse that is being administered any other medication that needs to be absorbed through the gut wall.

You can buy Slippery Elm Bark Powder for horses at or or

WARNING : This information is provided a general information only.  For specific medical advice, please consult your veterinarian or natural health practitioner.


Last Updated on Saturday, 04 June 2011 19:25