BioStar Blog Articles — ulcers

Healthy Critters Radio: Arena Footing and Equine Asthma, the Use of Omeprazole, & MDR-1

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In episode 104, we discuss how latex in arena and track footing may affect equine respiration; we also explore Multidrug Resistance Mutation (MDR-1) and the use of Omeprazole for ulcers. Just for fun, we...

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Omeprazole for Horses with Ulcers: the Good, the Bad, and the Questionable

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Omeprazole is a medicine classified as a proton pump inhibitor (PPI), and its purpose is to block stomach acid production. Omeprazole is also known in the equine industry by its trade names: GastroGard and...

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Success Story: Kelly Soleau-Millar finds Performance Success with Whole Food

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When Kelly Soleau-Millar’s top horse at the time was battling persistent hind gut ulcers and no medication seemed to work, she felt like she had hit a dead end. After being introduced to Tigger...

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Success Story: Pistol Pete finds relief with Tum-Ease EQ

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Dear BioStar, Some miniature horses are a bit high strung. We have one named Pete, but we call him Pistol Pete! In his late teens, he began to have digestive issues when he adjusted...

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Gastric Support in a Multivitamin/Mineral: Optimum GI

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BioStar presents the latest in its multivitamin/mineral line: Optimum GI. This innovative supplement addresses and supports both the upper and lower gastric regions of the intestinal tract in a matrix of bioavailable minerals and...

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