Fast exercise produces lactic acid in the muscles and as a result, many horses suffer from muscle stiffness or cramps during, or after work, leaving the horses looking ‘tucked up’. Equine America Tye-Gard contains a highly-absorbable human-grade vitamin E and selenium, two vitamins involved in the health of muscle tissue, allowing the muscles to work more effectively at full capacity. Use Tye-Gard daily for horses in high levels of training or competition to ensure optimum muscle health.When should you feed Tye-Gard?
- To any horse that has shown signs of, or been diagnosed with azoturia (tying-up, monday morning disease or ‘set fast’)
- To all horses on highly nutritious diets performing strenuous exercise
- To enhance muscle function
How does Tye-Gard work?
Tye-Gard contains highly-absorbable pharmaceutical grade vitamin E and selenium. Vitamin E has antioxidant properties while selenium maintains muscle tissue. The two work in combination to promote healthy muscle function and aid in the removal of lactic acid and harmful enzymes.