Description: Broncholipto is the peppermint and eucalyptus oils- based liquid complementary feed conceived to maintain the health of the respiratory system. It helps maintain horses' proper oxygenation and breathing, in order to preserve their health.
When to use Broncholipto: Broncholipto is the perfect complementary feed to use as an adjuvant treatment in case of cough and seasonal congestion. Thanks to the high concentration of propolis tincture, it improves the immune system’s response. Moreover, the substances contained in Broncholipto help keep the airways clear, thus ensuring their proper function.
Properties of its constituents: Broncholipto owes its efficacy to the phytotherapy extracts of eucalyptus and peppermint, which have always been used for their beneficial effect on the respiratory system. In scientific phytotherapy, it is acknowledged that oleoresins extracted from eucalyptus leaves have balsamic properties. Phytotherapy plants with balsamic properties help increase the fluidity of the airway secretions (82). Moreover, it has been experimentally proven that propolis exerts an anti-free radicals action and have antiphlogistic, antiviral and antibacterial properties (89). Finally, peppermint oil obtained by steam distillation has balsamic and decongestant properties (84).
Use and dosage: Administer 5 cl (=50 ml, the first graduation mark of the measuring chamber) of Broncholipto per day, properly mixed with the daily ration, for at least 25 consecutive days. First results will be evident after a few days of administration.
This product does not cause any adverse reaction. Nevertheless, since every organism has its own peculiarities, dietary supplements, feeds and complementary feeds should always be introduced in a horse’s diet gradually, in order to evaluate the product’s effects on the horse.