Recommended dosages for dogs
The recommended lignan dosage for dogs (either for cortisol reduction or for general health) is 1-2 mg per pound of body weight.For 10 lb dogs,
give 10-20 mg of Flaxseed SDG lignan or HMR lignan daily.
For 20 lb dogs,
give 20-40 mg of Flaxseed SDG lignan or HMR lignan daily.
For 40 lb dogs,
give 40-80 mg of Flaxseed SDG lignan or HMR lignan daily.
The capsules can be opened and sprinkled onto dog food. The capsules can also be placed in a pill pocket, a piece of meat or cheese, etc.
Note: If your dog is taking flaxseed lignans, a probiotic like yogurt can help with absorption. Open the capsule and sprinkle the powder into a small amount of yogurt with live and active cultures.
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